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Heremia Kahawai Haenga

Private Heremia Haenga, who embarked with the 11th Reinforcements. He was wounded once.

Heremia Haenga

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Heremia Kahawai AWMM
  • Surname
    Haenga AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    801947 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • Date of birth
    b. 1915 Public - Lorraine Mona - Researcher - 27 August 2023 - https://ancestors.familysearch.org/en/LLWF-FN1/heremia-kahawai-haenga-1915-1964
  • Place of birth
    NZ Public - Lorraine Mona - Researcher - 27 August 2023 - https://ancestors.familysearch.org/en/LLWF-FN1/heremia-kahawai-haenga-1915-1964
  • Birth notes
    Son of Teowaina HAENGA& Hana Nee' POHOIWI Public - Lorraine Mona - Researcher - 27 August 2023 - https://ancestors.familysearch.org/en/LLWF-FN1/heremia-kahawai-haenga-1915-1964
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown AWMM Care of A.E. Reeves, Tolaga Bay, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs E.S. Haenga (wife), Tolaga Bay, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    • Pre 21 February 1944 AWMM Married AWMM
    • Husband of Raiha Taketake Haereone HAENGA (known as Eliza Sidney HAENGA) Public - Lorraine Mona - Researcher - 27 August 2023 - https://ancestors.familysearch.org/en/LLWF-FN1/heremia-kahawai-haenga-1915-1964

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
    1964 AWMM
    Age 49 AWMM
    AWMM
  • Date of death
    7 January 1964 Public - Lorraine Mona - Researcher - 30 June 2022 - Tolaga Bay Cemetery records
  • Age at death
    49yrs Public - Lorraine Mona - Researcher - 30 June 2022 - Tolaga Bay Cemetery records
  • Place of death
    Tolaga Bay Public - Lorraine Mona - Researcher - 30 June 2022 - Tolaga Bay Cemetery records
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
    Tolaga Bay Cemetery Public - Lorraine Mona - Researcher - 30 June 2022 - Tolaga Bay Cemetery records
  • Grave reference
    Blk TOLS Plot 20 Public - Lorraine Mona - Researcher - 30 June 2022 - Tolaga Bay Cemetery records
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • LOVE U PAPA COVID 19 HAS US STAYING HOME SO COULDN'T VISIT TODAY. THANK YOU FOR YOUR CONTRIBUTION TO OUR COUNTRY.
    Public - Frances Anne - Direct descendant - 25 April 2020
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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • References
    • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1945). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 13 (Embarkations from 1st January, 1944 to 31st March, 1944). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      WW2 13: WW2 49 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
    • Ko te Reo Huringa Tau o te Ope Maori Tuarua, i noho ki Remuera, Ohaeawai, 1942-43: The Anniversary Magazine of the Second Maori Battalion, Remuera, Ohaeawai 1942-1943. Patrick Smyth Papers, MS-2002-147, Auckland War Memorial Museum. AWMM
    • Nominal Roll of Members of the 2nd Maori Battalion, 26th January 1943. Part of the 2nd Maori Battalion Anniversary Magazine. (MS-2002-147). Auckland War Memorial Museum. AWMM

Contributors

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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
27 August 2023Lorraine MonaGisborne Researcher
25 April 2020Frances AnneTokomaru Bay NZDirect descendant
19 December 2017TaniaGisborne, New ZealandDirect descendant

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