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Hemi Ruatara Maihi

Kaikohe Memorial Hall, Kaikohe Memorial Drive, Northland. Image provided by John Halpin 2017, CC BY John Halpin 2017
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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Hemi Ruatara AWMM
  • Surname
    Maihi AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    1/20/5064 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
    Mr W. Maihi (father), Kaikohe, North Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    1/20/5064 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

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  • Embarkation details
    WW2 Private AWMM

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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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Hemi Maihi was the son of W. Maihi and Ema Maihi, of Kaikohe, Northland, New Zealand.

    Possibly brother (?) of Mareno Maihi (802041) who served with the 28 (Maori) Battalion

    Listed by CWGC with the number 1/20/5064. Not listed on the Auckland Museum. Roll of Honour, Auckland Province, 1939 - 1945. Auckland War Memorial Museum Library. MS 93/139. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    5 April 1943 AWMM
    Age 23 AWMM
    AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    urupa, Kaikohe Maori Cemetery, Kaikohe, New Zealand AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name
    Kaikohe War Memorial Hall, Memorial Drive Kaikohe Far North AWMM

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Sources

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