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Colin Korena Maihi



  • Title
  • Forenames
    Colin Korena AWMM
  • Surname
    Maihi AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    • C. M. Maihi AWMM
    • Colin Taniora AWMM
    • Milo AWMM
  • Service number
    355872 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    25 February 1942 Ministry for Culture and Heritage
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
  • Relationship status


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
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment


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Prisoner of war

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  • Capture details
  • Days interned
  • Liberation date
  • Liberation Repatriation
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Medical history

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Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Also known as Colin Taniora. Served in 1RNZIR 1963/65 and in Vietnam with Echo gun, 161 Bty 1966/67. AWMM


About death

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  • Death
    15 July 2018 Ministry for Culture and Heritage
    Age 76 AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
    Death Notice: New Zealand Herald, 17 July 2018. AWMM
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  • Memorial reference



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  • Love and miss you always my Soldier our hero, our dad, grandad and great grandad..
    We will always remember you
    Lest we forget 😘😘
    I miss you more than life my daddy
    Till we meet again
    Public - Ngaroma Tania - Child - 25 April 2021
    Public - wiremu Reihana Taniora Maihi - 23 February 2020
  • hi i was wondering if you were family to me or not im a maihi from omanaia if you no were that is , and get back to me on my hotmail thanks.
    Public - kanisha rangimaria - 29 July 2015



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  • External links
  • References
    • This record was created from data kindly provided by the New Zealand Ministry for Culture and Heritage. AWMM
    • 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
    • Hall, C. (2014). No front line : inside stories of New Zealand's Vietnam War. Auckland, New Zealand : Penguin Books. AWMM
    • Subritsky, M. (Ed). (1995). The Vietnam scrapbook: The second ANZAC adventure. Papakura, N.Z.: Three Feathers Publishing Co. 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


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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
25 April 2021Ngaroma TaniaWhanganui 4500, NZChild
23 February 2020wiremu Reihana Taniora MaihiAucklandOther
29 July 2015kanisha rangimariamanurewaOther

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