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Kepa Kepa

Kepa Kepa photo taken by Nan Barbara Hema

Kepa Kepa

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Kepa AWMM
  • Surname
    Kepa AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    Koro AWMM
  • Service number
    811099 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
    Mataatua 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 Te Teko, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs P. Kepa (wife), Care of H.B. White, PO Box 26, Te Teko, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 1944 AWMM Married AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    Italy AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    811099 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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  • Stretcher Bearer during the Italian Campaign AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    1 November 2012 AWMM
    AWMM
  • 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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  • "Ka maumahara tonu tatou ki a ratou"..... We will remember them.
    Public - Lianne Barbara - Direct descendant - 25 April 2020
    Report 

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 66 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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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
25 April 2020Lianne BarbaraTe Kauwhata NZDirect descendant
25 April 2020Tyron Peter Te Awhinamai New Plymouth Taranaki Direct descendant

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