Date of death
Place of death
World War 2
Te Kaha, New Zealand
Whanaunga tino tata i te wā o te kuhunga
Mrs M. Tangira (wife), Te Kaha, New Zealand
His son Pipi Te Hei also served in the Battalion (Monty Soutar, Nga Tama Toa - The Price of Citizenship: C Company 28 (Maori) Battalion 1939-1945, David Bateman, Auckland, 2008: 336).