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Kahu Kiwi Henare

Photographs composited to depict Kahu Kiwi Henare in Egypt where he spent some time while in the NZ Army.

Depiction of Kahu Kiwi Henare in Egypt.

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  • Title
  • Forenames
    Kahu Kiwi AWMM
  • Surname
    Henare AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    801963 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
    Unknown AWMM Motatau, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs R.T. Henare (mother), Motatau, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Unknown AWMM Single AWMM


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
    WW2 Unknown AWMM Farmer/Civilian AWMM
    WhangareiNorthland AWMM
  • 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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About death

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  • Death
    1968 AWMM
    Age 51 AWMM
    New Zealand AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference



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  • Memorial name

Roll of Honour

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  • Kiaora Uncle Kahu Kiwi, just updating some information in your record and laying a poppy. Theres a reunion for your mum and dad labour weekend this year. Ive been asked to submit a DNA sample in order to find your daughter in Italy. Is that OK, let me know and give me a sign. :-))
    Public - Kiwi - Other relative - 25 April 2018
  • Remembering you dear Uncle Kiwi. Kind and gentle man who loved his family dearly. Still miss you to this day.
    Public - Florence - 2 August 2015
  • You asked your brother, to name a child after you It was me you left your name with, to carry your military tattoo I hope you found peace and tranquillity, the day that you passed We celebrate your victory and rejoice to the last Our whanau remember you every ANZAC day And we hope to see you when we finally pass away...
    Public - Kiwi - Other Relative - 5 April 2015



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  • External links
  • References
    • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1945). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 11 (Embarkations from 1st April, 1943 to 30th June, 1943). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      WW2 11: WW2 58 AWMM
    • Cody, J. (1956). 28 (Maori) Battalion. Wellington, N.Z.: Department of Internal Affairs, War History Branch. AWMM
    • Ko te Reo Huringa Tau o te Ope Maori Tuarua, i noho ki Remuera, Ohaeawai, 1942-43: The Anniversary Magazine of the Second Maori Battalion, Remuera, Ohaeawai 1942-1943. Patrick Smyth Papers, MS-2002-147, Auckland War Memorial Museum. AWMM
    • Nominal Roll of Members of the 2nd Maori Battalion, 26th January 1943. Part of the 2nd Maori Battalion Anniversary Magazine. (MS-2002-147). Auckland War Memorial Museum. AWMM


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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
25 April 2018KiwiMotatauOther relative
02 August 2015FlorenceWhakatane New ZealandOther
05 April 2015KiwiTaranaki New ZealandOther Relative

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