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Dick Rihari

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    • Dick AWMM
    • Dick Whakaaropai Public - Isabel Margaret - Direct descendant - 24 April 2017 - My dad's father. I am a grandaughter.
  • Surname
    • Rihari AWMM
    • Rihari Public - Isabel Margaret - Direct descendant - 24 April 2017 - As above
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    68241 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
    • Iwi Māori AWMM
    • Napuhi Public - Isabel Margaret - Direct descendant - 24 April 2017 - As above
  • Hapū
    Ngati tirohina Public - Isabel Margaret - Direct descendant - 24 April 2017 - As above
  • Waka
  • Rohe
    Taitokerau Public - Isabel Margaret - Direct descendant - 24 April 2017 - As above
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown AWMM Russell, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs N. Rihari (wife), Russell, 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
    68241 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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Embarkations

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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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Leave a tribute or memory of Dick Rihari

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  • My Dad Dick Whakaaropai Rihari.
    My childhood memories of your stories told to me as your youngest daughter a 4 year old, scary stories I held, and now share today. Thank you my beloved, brave Dad.

    Your daughter Tusilima Losalina Rihari
    Public - Tusilima Losalina - Child - 24 April 2022
    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 105 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
24 April 2022Tusilima Losalina Horowhenua Child
24 April 2017Isabel MargaretWhanganuiDirect descendant

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