Date of death
Place of death
World War 2
Auckland Teachers Training College, Epsom, Auckland, New Zealand
Whanaunga tino tata i te wā o te kuhunga
Mr J. Pile (father), P.O., Opotiki, New Zealand
From 28th Maori Battalion diary
'Field Return of Officers'
"2/Lieut Pile JH, NZ Maori Inf, 8.12.43, Died of Wounds"
Reference: Archives New Zealand - R23517744, ADQZ 18886, WAII 11666, DA 68/1/48