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Peete Eru Merito

  • Service number
    802437 AWMM
  • Also known as
    • Te Peeti Eru Merito AWMM
    • Te Peeti Eru Spadie Merito AWMM
    • Spadie Public - Patricia Phillips - Child - 25 April 2016 - Family nickname
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Last rank
  • War
Portrait of Te Peeti Eru Spadie Merito. Image kindly provided by Harry Family (April 2017). Image may be subject to copyright.
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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    • Peete Eru AWMM
    • Te Peeti Eru Public - Patricia Phillips - Child - 25 April 2016 - Nz birth certificate
  • Surname
    Merito AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    • Te Peeti Eru Merito AWMM
    • Te Peeti Eru Spadie Merito AWMM
    • Spadie Public - Patricia Phillips - Child - 25 April 2016 - Family nickname
  • Service number
    802437 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
    • Ngāti Awa AWMM
    • Iwi Māori AWMM
    • Ngati Awa Public - Patricia Phillips - Child - 25 April 2016 - Oral
  • Hapū
  • Waka
    • Mataatua AWMM
    • Mataatua AWMM
    • Mataatua Public - Patricia Phillips - Child - 25 April 2016 - Oral
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown AWMM Pororporo, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs R. Merito (wife), Poroporo, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 21 February 1944 AWMM Married AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    802437 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

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Sources

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  • External links
  • Documents
    • 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 84 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
22 April 2017BarbWhakatane New Zealand Direct descendant
25 April 2016Patricia PhillipsWhakatane New ZealandChild
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