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James Lemuel Maraki

Pte # 817626 James Lemuel MARAKI of North Clyde12th Reinforcements of the 28th Maori BattalionWounded once

James MARAKI

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    James Lemuel AWMM
  • Surname
    Maraki AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    • 817626 AWMM
    • Korea 204699 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • Date of birth
    b. 1926 Public - Lorraine Mona - Researcher - 3 November 2022 - Historical Person Search - Search Results - James Lemuel Maraki (b.1926 - died 1981)
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
    son of Tapuae Maraki and Mere Te Aho Public - Lorraine Mona - Researcher - 3 November 2022 - Historical Person Search - Search Results - James Lemuel Maraki (b.1926 - died 1981)
  • Address before enlistment
    • Unknown AWMM Tangiwai, Wairoa, New Zealand AWMM
    • Korea C/- J. Dowey, Sulphur POint, Tairanga AWMM
    • Korea C/- NZ Railways, Helensville, Auckland AWMM
    • Korea PO Box 13 Henderson, Auckland AWMM
    • Korea PO Box 13, Henderson, Auckland AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs M.T. Maraki (mother), Kihitu, North Clyde, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Unknown AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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

Embarkations

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Prisoner of war

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  • Capture details
  • Days interned
  • Liberation date
  • Liberation Repatriation
  • POW liberation details
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Medical history

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Last known rank

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  • Last rank

Biographical information

Biographical information

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Death

About death

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  • Date of death
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  • Place of death
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Memorials

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Sources

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  • External links
  • References
    • Soutar, M. (2008). Nga tama toa = The price of citizenship : C Company 28 (Maori) Battalion 1939-1945. Albany, N.Z.: David Bateman. AWMM
    • 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 64 AWMM
    • Soutar, M. (2008). Nga tama toa = The price of citizenship : C Company 28 (Maori) Battalion 1939-1945. Albany, N.Z.: David Bateman. AWMM
      Portrait published in Soutar (2008) AWMM
    • Cody, J. (1956). 28 (Maori) Battalion. Wellington, N.Z.: Department of Internal Affairs, War History Branch. AWMM
    • Nominal rolls - Nominal rolls embarkation K-force [Korea Nominal Roll], Archives New Zealand, Wellington, AAYS 8638 AD1/1433 (R22440250) AWMM
    • Chamberlain, H. (2013). The New Zealand Korea Roll : honouring those who served in the New Zealand Armed Forces in Korea, 1950-1957. Wellington, N.Z.: Author. AWMM

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03 November 2022Lorraine MonaGisborne Researcher

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