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Full Name
Edward Haere
Rank Last Held
Private
Forename(s)
Edward
Surname
Haere
War
World War II, 1939-1945
Serial No.
805198
Gender
Male
Next of Kin
Mr G. Haere, Hauiti, Tolaga Bay, New Zealand
Marital Status
Single
Enlistment Address
C/o G. Fitzgerald (father), Hauiti, Tolaga Bay, New Zealand
Military District
Gisborne
Body on Embarkation
Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force (2NZEF), 11th Reinforcements
Embarkation Unit
28 (Maori) Battalion
Embarkation Date
21 February 1944 or 31 March 1944
Place of Embarkation
Wellington, New Zealand
Vessel
Mooltan or Willem Ruys
Destination
Egypt
Nominal Roll Number
WW2 13
Page on Nominal Roll
WW2 49
Campaigns
Italy
Last Unit Served
28 (Maori) Battalion
Place of Death
Italy
Date of Death
1 August 1944
Age at Death
22
Year of Death
1944
Cause of Death
Killed in action
Cemetery Name
Florence War Cemetery, Italy
Grave Reference
VII. B. 10.
Memorial Name
Auckland War Memorial Museum, World War 2 Hall of Memories
Description of Image
  • Auckland War Memorial Museum, World War 2 Hall of Memories. Panels beginning with names: Hadley, Hansen, Harwood.
  • Auckland War Memorial Museum, Hall of Memories, World War 2. Looking West. (taken in April 1999).
  • Auckland War Memorial Museum, Hall of Memories, World War 2. (taken in April 1999).
Additional Information
Listed in the Nominal Roll simply as embarking as Infantry Reinforcements
Further References
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