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Whetu Deryk Kempton Werohia

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Whetu Deryk Kempton AWMM
  • Surname
    Werohia AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    801522 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 C/o J.H. Evans, Te Puke, New Zealand AWMM
    • Jayforce Unknown AWMM C/o J.H. Evans, Te Puke, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    • Mr W.H. Werohia (father), Papamoa R.D., Te Puke, New Zealand AWMM
    • Jayforce Mr W.H. Werohia (father), Papamoa R.D., Te Puke, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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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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Death

About death

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  • Death
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • For Dad Always remembered, never forgotten, arohanui. Paula & Deryk Jnr nga Mokopuna Nicky, Te Whetu, Caulton, Kempton, Serenity & Joedin.
    Public - Paula Mapuna - Child - 1 February 2017
    Report 

Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • References
    • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1945). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 15 (Embarkations from 1st January, 1945 to 31st December, 1945). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      WW2 15: WW2 150 AWMM
    • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1950). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 16 (Embarkations from 1st January, 1946 to 30th June, 1948). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      WW2 16: WW2 141 AWMM
    • Gardiner, W. (2019). Ake ake kia kaha e! : Forever brave! : B Company 28 (Maori) Battalion, 1939-1945. Auckland : Bateman Books. AWMM
    • Cody, J. (1956). 28 (Maori) Battalion. Wellington, N.Z.: Department of Internal Affairs, War History Branch. AWMM
    • Brocklebank, L.W. (1997). Jayforce : New Zealand and the military occupation of Japan, 1945-48. Auckland, N.Z.: Oxford University Press. AWMM

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01 February 2017Paula MapunaTaurangaChild

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