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Samuel Hamuera Kereama

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    • Samuel Hamuera AWMM
    • Samuel Hamuera Public - Roscoe - Researcher - 27 September 2020 - Brother of Leslie Takihiku KEREAMA (1 RNZIR 73/75 & 78/80)
  • Surname
    Kereama AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    Sam AWMM
  • Service number
    • 692211 AWMM
    • Malaya 692211 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    Borneo Unknown AWMM Soldier/Civilian AWMM
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment

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

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Husband of Theresa, father of Charlene, Sean, Jessica, Melody, Jude

    Tangihanga at Taumata o Te Ra Marae

    Gurr, R. Voices from a border war p. 159 (Nominal roll 1RNZIR 8 v 1964) AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    21 August 2006 RSA Last Post
    Palmerston NorthManawatu-Wanganui RSA Last Post
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    urupa, Tokorangi, Manawatu, New Zealand AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
    Death notice: NZ Herald 23 August 2006 AWMM
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • Documents
    • Gurr, Robert M. (1995). Voices from a border war : a history of 1 Royal New Zealand Infantry Regiment, 1963 to 1965. Melbourne, Vic.: Robert Gurr. AWMM
    • Pugsley, C. (2003). From emergency to confrontation: the New Zealand armed forces in Southeast Asia, 1949-1966. Oxford, England: Oxford University Press. AWMM
    • The New Zealand Herald AWMM
      Death notice: NZ Herald 23 August 2006 AWMM
    • H.E. Chamberlain, Nominal Roll – 1 RNZIR, 8 May 1964, in Gurr, Robert. (2009). Voices from a border war: Borneo 1963-1965. 2nd Edition. Christchurch, N.Z.: Wilson Scott Publishing, pp.139-150 AWMM
    • DECEASED, 1 NZ Regiment, 1961-63 – Internet resource. AWMM
    • Nominal Roll 2NZ Regiment 1959-1961. Kindly provided by Alan (Archie) Dawson February 2021. AWMM
    • This record was partially created from Cemetery research completed by Carol Foster (2021). AWMM

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