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Sandy Waenga

  • Service number
    811325 AWMM
  • Also known as
    Ruakirikiri Waenga Public - Lorraine Mona - Researcher - 22 November 2022 - https://www.28maoribattalion.org.nz/photo/sandy-waenga-0
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Last rank
    Private AWMM
  • War
Sandy WAENGA - Ruakirikiri Waenga was discharged as unfit for the first active service. After re-examination under the name Sandy he got in.

Sandy WAENGA

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Sandy AWMM
  • Surname
    Waenga AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    Ruakirikiri Waenga Public - Lorraine Mona - Researcher - 22 November 2022 - https://www.28maoribattalion.org.nz/photo/sandy-waenga-0
  • Service number
    811325 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • Date of birth
    b. 1900 Public - Lorraine Mona - Researcher - 22 November 2022 - https://www.geni.com/people/Ruakirikiri-Waenga
  • Place of birth
    Cape Runaway, East Coast Public - Lorraine Mona - Researcher - 22 November 2022 - https://www.geni.com/people/Ruakirikiri-Waenga
  • Birth notes
    Wiremu Te Whare & Arapera Waenga Public - Lorraine Mona - Researcher - 22 November 2022 - https://www.geni.com/people/Ruakirikiri-Waenga
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown AWMM Cape Runaway, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs S. Patuwai (sister), Hicks Bay, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 21 July 1943 AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    811325 AWMM
  • Military service
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Training and Enlistment

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Embarkations

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Prisoner of war

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  • Days interned
  • Liberation date
  • Liberation Repatriation
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  • POW serial number

Medical history

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  • Medical notes

Last known rank

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Biographical information

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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

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Memorial

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  • Ruakirikiri WAENGA was born in 1900 & died in 1966 aged 66yrs

    Refer: NZ BDM death Records
    Public - Lorraine Mona - Researcher - 22 November 2022
    Report 

Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • References
    • Soutar, M. (2008). Nga tama toa = The price of citizenship : C Company 28 (Maori) Battalion 1939-1945. Albany, N.Z.: David Bateman. AWMM
    • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1945). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 12 (Embarkations from 1st July, 1943 to 31st December, 1943). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      WW2 12: WW2 198 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

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22 November 2022Lorraine MonaGisborneResearcher

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