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Whare Hautapu

Tolaga Bay War Memorial - SERVED IN JAPAN - D Hautapu's name appears on this Memorial

Tolaga Bay War Memorial

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  • Title
  • Forenames
    Whare AWMM
  • Surname
    Hautapu AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    Hautapa AWMM
  • Service number
    Jayforce 829070 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
    Jayforce Unknown AWMM Tolaga Bay, East Coast, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Jayforce Mr P. Hautapu (father), Tolaga Bay, East Coast, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Unknown AWMM Single AWMM


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
    Jayforce Unknown AWMM Labourer/Civilian AWMM
    GisborneGisborne AWMM
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment

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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  • Listed at Archives New Zealand as Hautapa AWMM


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



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  • Memorial name

Roll of Honour

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  • Kia ora uncle, 'J' force, well good on ya... your brother was 'M' force, I remember when i left the army and you came into the pub, reckoned i looked like the Marquis the way i was dressed. bit of humour. Well i wonder if you are still harassing each other. I am happy you gave the old man the acknowledgement for the whakapapa to be given out. Moe mai ra.
    Public - Whetu - Direct descendant - 8 January 2021
  • My granddad! I miss you so very much, Im blessed to be one of your many granddaughters thanks for all you did for us and our country. Love u koro moe mai ra xxx
    Public - Julia - Other Relative - 11 April 2015



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  • External links
  • References
    • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1950). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 16 (Embarkations from 1st January, 1946 to 30th June, 1948). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      WW2 16: WW2 56 AWMM
    • Cody, J. (1956). 28 (Maori) Battalion. Wellington, N.Z.: Department of Internal Affairs, War History Branch. AWMM
    • Brocklebank, L.W. (1997). Jayforce : New Zealand and the military occupation of Japan, 1945-48. Auckland, N.Z.: Oxford University Press. AWMM


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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
04 December 2022Lorraine MonaGisborneResearcher
08 January 2021Whetu47 Roslyn Street, Taumarunui, 3920Direct descendant
11 April 2015Juliapalmerston North New ZealandOther Relative

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