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Te Rata Te Moni

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Te Rata AWMM
  • Surname
    Te Moni AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    811427 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
    Te Arawa 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 Manoeka, Te Puke, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs W. Te Moni (mother), Manoeka, Te Puke, 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
    811427 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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  • Memorial name

Roll of Honour

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  • Kia ora koro, your moko was asking if he had any whanau that served in the World War II. Who would of thought what emotions of telling him would have brought from a simple ???? Well hope those skies above are treating all the whanau well. Aroha nui to you all. Miss and love you all. XOXOXO
    Public - Raima - Direct descendant - 29 October 2019
  • Kia ora Papa can't wait to get up tomorrow morning with your moko to remember you. We had twin boys last year so our name will go on koro. Arohanui e te rangatira. Forever in our hearts. Forever in your debt Papa. XOX
    Public - Doug Te Moni - Direct descendant - 24 April 2017
  • Kia Kaha Koro... it's amazing how fast the years have past us by... Well I guess you have Nan and mum to help pass the years away now.... The tradition of serving in the army still continues to this day... God bless you and all of those that continue to serve in honor of God King and Country.
    Public - Frances Rawinia - Other Relative - 13 March 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 97 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

Contributors

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DateNameLocationRelationshipContact
29 October 2019RaimaChristchurchDirect descendant
13 March 2015Frances RawiniaPalmerston North, New ZeawlandOther Relative
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