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Hautapu Newton

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Hautapu AWMM
  • Surname
    Newton AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    25960 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 Piopio, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mr F.N. Nelson (father), Piopio, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Unknown AWMM Widowed AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    25960 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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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
    Killed in Action, Cause of Death AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Hautapu Newton was the son of Te Wharangi Ngarotata Newton and Marama Ngarotata Newton, of Piopio, Auckland, New Zealand; husband of Eliza Newton, of Otorohanga, New Zealand. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    5 July 1942 AWMM
    Age 34 AWMM
    Western DesertNorth Africa AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    El Alamein War Cemetery, Egypt AWMM VIII. F. 12. AWMM
  • Cemetery name
    El Alamein War Cemetery, Egypt Public - John-Stewart - Other Relative - 28 April 2015 - AWMM
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name
    Auckland War Memorial Museum, World War 2 Hall of Memories AWMM

Roll of Honour

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  • Tears of pride and joy seeing you my koro. you did not die in vain. we still have our whenua,our name and pride. dearly loved and missed, i am Hemara's mokopuna, Hautpu ngarotata
    Public - hautapu - Direct descendant - 21 August 2017
  • Laying in peace so far away but not forgotten. Your memory lives on in your name sake.
    Public - Te Aroha Deborah - Other Relative - 28 February 2015

Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • Documents
    • Auckland Museum. Roll of Honour, Auckland Province, 1939 - 1945. Auckland War Memorial Museum Library. MS 93/139. AWMM
    • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1941). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 3 (Embarkations from 1st July, 1940 to 31st March, 1941). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      WW2 3: WW2 351 AWMM

Contributors

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DateNameLocationRelationshipContact
27 November 2018PriscillaMorrinsvilleOther
21 August 2017hautapu 89 bader drive mangereDirect descendant
28 April 2015John-StewartMelbourne, Victoria, AustraliaOther Relative
28 February 2015Te Aroha DeborahBrisbane AustraliaOther Relative