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Eru Ihaka Manuera

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Photograph of Captain Eru Ihaka Manuera 304479. Image kindly provided by Kiri Manuera (April 2018). Image may be subject to copyright restrictions.

Photograph of Captain Eru Ihaka Manuera 304479. Image kindly provided by Kiri Manuera (April 2018). …

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Eru Ihaka AWMM
  • Surname
    Manuera AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    Vietnam 304479 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
    • Iwi Māori AWMM
    • Te Aupōuri Public - Roscoe - Researcher - 30 December 2020 - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Te_Aup%C5%8Duri
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    2 January 1938 AWMM KaitaiaNorthland 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
    Graduated from OCS Portsea, Dec62. (2 yrs after the Malayan Emergency ended) Public - Roscoe - Researcher - 30 December 2020 - https://www.ocsportsea.org/class-lists/class-dec-62/
  • 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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  • Attended Kaitaia College. Husband of Diana; father of Eru, Mark, Kiri, Lisa.

    Awarded MC in Borneo. Kaumatua for Vietnam Veterans for many years. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    5 August 2012 AWMM
    Age 74 AWMM
    TimaruCanterbury AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
    Obituary: Dominion Post, 18 August 2012 AWMM
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name

Roll of Honour

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  • https://sites.google.com/a/kaitaiacollege.school.nz/graduations/home/services/vietnam-vets
    Public - Roscoe - Researcher - 30 December 2020
    Report 
  • A loving uncle and highly respected man.
    Public - Ra - Other Relative - 15 May 2015
    Report 

Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • Documents
    • Subritsky, M. (Ed). (1995). The Vietnam scrapbook: The second ANZAC adventure. Papakura, N.Z.: Three Feathers Publishing Co. AWMM
      Subritsky, M. (Compiler). (1995). p. 282 AWMM
    • Crosby, R.D. (2011). NZSAS: the first fifty years. Auckland, N.Z.: Penguin. AWMM
      Crosby, R. (2011) p. 144-51, 148, 178, 187, 264-6, 410 AWMM
    • Pugsley, C. (2003). From emergency to confrontation: the New Zealand armed forces in Southeast Asia, 1949-1966. Oxford, England: Oxford University Press. 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
    • Contact (Magazine of the New Zealand Ex-Vietnam Services Association) AWMM

Contributors

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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
30 December 2020RoscoeAotearaoResearcher
04 December 2019Kiri AnnPerth, Western AustraliaChild
15 May 2015Ra Melbourne, AustraliaOther Relative

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