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Rangiaho Herewini



  • Title
  • Forenames
    Rangiaho AWMM
  • Surname
    Herewini AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    Mac AWMM
  • Service number
    • X210448 AWMM
    • Vietnam 210448 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    26 April 1944 AWMM
  • 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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Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
  • 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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  • Husband of Carole; father of Melanie, Selwyn, Erana

    Service; Papueru Marae, Ruatahuna AWMM


About death

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  • Death
    26 February 2013 Ministry for Culture and Heritage
    Age 68 AWMM
    Ministry for Culture and Heritage
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Papueru Marae urupa, Ruatahuna Road, Riatahuna 3979 AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
    Death Notice: New Zealand Herald, 28 February 2013 AWMM
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference



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  • X210448 Rangiaho (Mac) HEREWINI NZSAS [BV W123] (Whiskey/Charlie Coy N71/73) 26 February 2013 aged 68. Buried at Papueru Marae urupa, Ruatahuna Road, (Main Road) Ruatahuna (Urewera) 3979. [-38.637867, 176.884755] LEST WE FORGET (This information kindly supplied to AWMM by ONWARD



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  • External links
  • References
    • Newman, K. (Ed.). 1995. The ANZAC Battalion. Swanbourne, W.A.: John Burridge Military Antiques. AWMM
      Newman, K. (Ed.). 1995, Page 29 Nominal Roll AWMM
    • The New Zealand Herald AWMM
      Death Notice: New Zealand Herald, 28 February 2013 AWMM
    • Subritsky, M. (Ed). (1995). The Vietnam scrapbook: The second ANZAC adventure. Papakura, N.Z.: Three Feathers Publishing Co. AWMM
    • Hall, C. (2014). No front line : inside stories of New Zealand's Vietnam War. Auckland, New Zealand : Penguin Books. AWMM
    • This record was created from data kindly provided by the New Zealand Ministry for Culture and Heritage. AWMM
    • Information kindly provided by family AWMM
    • Medals and Stars - General Service Medals Borneo - Archives New Zealand, Wellington (R12456000) AWMM

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