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Address before enlistment
Unknown AWMM Ohinemutu, Rotorua, New Zealand AWMM
Post war occupation
Next of kin on embarkation
Mrs Ada Thompson (mother), Ohinemutu, Rotorua, New Zealand AWMM
Pre 8 November 1940 AWMM Single AWMM
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Richard Awatea Thompson
Wish That I Got To Know You Even More Than I Did.
Thankful For The Time I Did Get With You.
Love And Miss You xxx
Public - BEVERLEY MARGARET - Other relative - 25 April 2016
- Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1941). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 3 (Embarkations from 1st July, 1940 to 31st March, 1941). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
WW2 3: WW2 472 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
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