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John Hura Bowman

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    John Hura AWMM
  • Surname
    Bowman AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    813527 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
    Tainui AWMM
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown AWMM Koputauaki, Coromandel, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs T. Bowman (mother), Koputauaki, Coromandel, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Unknown AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    813527 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

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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  • I'm here for Spiritual reasons, Dreams&Visions, & I couldn't give a truck what you think, if it's positive that's ok, if it's against my mom TRUCK you hard. This is my step dad in the pakeha world, Maori te ao he's my whanaunga. Maori BatteLion. As for my siblings you lot need to trucking wake up, truck your gang influence, Tupuna is the influence you need not that tauiwi crap your on, full of trucken english. Colour & Creation are one & the same, Learn all the history's of the Pasific, truck what you know.
    Public - Robert M Whetumarama - Self - 5 August 2017
  • MISS YOU SO SO MUCH MY DAD IF ONLY YOU WERE STILL ALIVE YOU WOULD BE LIVING WITH ME THAT'S FOR SURE BUT UNFORTUNATELY YOUR NOT HERE I KNOW YOUR MOI MOE RA BUT WE WILL MEET WHEN MY TIME COMES AND I WILL BE SEARCHING FOR YOU THAT'S FOR SURE MY DAD SO I CAN GRAB YOU AND NEVER LET GO.THERE HAS BEEN SO MANY THINGS I WANT TO TELL YOU AND I KNOW THAT IT WILL HAPPEN ONE DAY SO I'M PATIENT. I'VE BEEN TRYING TO SEARCH FOR OUR PIRIKA WHANAU BUT TO NO AVAIL SO MAYBE I'M NOT SURPOSE TOO WHO KNOW'S.OUR WHANAU IS NO LONGER A WHANAU AND THAT'S SO SAD THAT'S WHY I WISHED YOU WERE HERE MY DAD. WELL I'VE GOT TO GO NOW UNTILL NEXT TIME I'LL ALWAYS KEEP YOU IN MY HEART FOREVER AND EVER DAD XXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXX XXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXX YOUR BABY ME.
    Public - ELIZABETH ROSE MANAWANUI - Sibling - 27 May 2015

Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • Documents
    • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1945). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 14 (Embarkations from 1st April, 1944 to 31st December, 1944). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      WW2 14: WW2 12 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
    • Nil Public - Robert M Whetumarama - Self - 5 August 2017 - Nil

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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
05 August 2017Robert M WhetumaramaKaitaiaSelf
27 May 2015ELIZABETH ROSE MANAWANUIHAWERA.TARANAKISibling
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