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Heremaia Arano

Headstone, urupa, Ngatotoiti (Ahipara Maori Cemetery), Far North - This image may be subject to copyright

Headstone, urupa, Ngatotoiti (Ahipara Maori Cemetery), Far North - This image may be subject to copy …


  • Title
  • Forenames
    Heremaia AWMM
  • Surname
    Arano AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    Jerry Allen AWMM
  • Service number
    62793 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown AWMM Ahipara, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs M. Williams (sister), Ahipara, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Unknown AWMM Single AWMM


Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    62793 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW2 Unknown AWMM Labourer/Civilian AWMM
    KaitaiaNorthland AWMM
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment

Prisoner of war

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  • Capture details
  • Days interned
  • Liberation date
  • Liberation Repatriation
  • POW liberation details
  • POW serial number

Medical history

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  • Medical notes

Last known rank

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  • Last rank

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Husband of Pearl AWMM


About death

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  • Death
    15 December 1977 AWMM
    Age 55 AWMM
    New Zealand AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    urupa, Ngatotoiti (Ahipara Maori Cemetery), Wainui Road, off Kaitaia-Awaroa Road, west of Kaitatia, Far North AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference



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  • Memorial name

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  • Moe mai ra e te rangatira. Ka nui nga korero mahau. He tangata kaha, humarie me te poipoia i tou whanau katoa. Ko koutou nga tangata o te ao. E kore tatou te hunga ora e wareware ana kia koutou o te hau kainga. Takoto mai i runga i te rangimarie.
    Public - Roslyn Moana - Other Relative - 4 September 2015



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  • External links
  • References
    • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1941). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 4 (Embarkations from 1st April, 1941 to 30 June, 1941). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      WW2 4: WW2 14 AWMM
    • Cody, J. (1956). 28 (Maori) Battalion. Wellington, N.Z.: Department of Internal Affairs, War History Branch. AWMM


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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
04 September 2015Roslyn MoanaOtaua, KaikoheOther Relative

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