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Whaingaroa Taia Nathan

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Whaingaroa Taia AWMM
  • Surname
    Nathan AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    • Richard AWMM
    • Dick AWMM
    • Scruff AWMM
    • Scruff, Richard, Dick Public - David Whaingaroa William - Direct descendant - 22 April 2017 - Family
  • Service number
    • Malaya 326600 AWMM
    • A326600 Public - David Whaingaroa William - Direct descendant - 22 April 2017 - Military files, headstone
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi / Hapū / Waka / Rohe
  • Religion
    Anglican Public - David Whaingaroa William - Direct descendant - 22 April 2017 - Whanau

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    15 January 1932 AWMM
  • 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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Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
  • 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

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Husband of Pearl, father of Wee John, David, Gary, Gregg, Patty, Mere, Daphne

    Cenotaph database record compiled from information in the Death Notice

    Listed as 326560 TAIA, N. W. in Selamat. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    1 September 2011 AWMM
    Age 79 AWMM
    WhangareiNorthland AWMM
  • Date of death
    6 September 2011 Public - David Whaingaroa William - Direct descendant - 22 April 2017 - Whanau
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
    Death notice: New Zealand Herald, 9 September 2011 AWMM
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name

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  • Scruff was born in 1933. A326600 Whaingaroa Taia (Scruff) NATHAN [MV? BV?] (SNCO-1970=WO2) 1 September 2011 aged 79. buried at St Mary's Anglican Church Urupa. Nathan Road, (Te Pounga Marae, 130 Nathan Road,) Oneriri, Kaiwaka, Northland, 0573. [ -36.19242, 174.41007] LEST WE FORGET
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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • References
    • The New Zealand Herald AWMM
      Death notice: New Zealand Herald, 9 September 2011 AWMM
    • Information kindly provided by family AWMM
    • Malayan Veterans Assn. (2004-). Selamat : Newsletter of the Malayan Veterans' Association Inc. AWMM
    • FARELF Nominal Roll Part 1 1958-1961 - Archives New Zealand, Wellington, CAJN CH189/Box70 41/4/11 (R21234083) AWMM

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22 April 2017David Whaingaroa WilliamWellingtonDirect descendant

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