The soldiers were identified through years of research and consultation with veterans conducted by the Nga Taonga a Nga Tama Toa Trust.
KEY ? Not identified (*) Identity requires confirmation. Joseph Hepi and Barko Rameka from Ngati Tuwharetoa were identified by Willie Moana.
In the case where a soldier's name is not linked to his soldier page it may be that we have not confirmed his identity or he is not listed on the website's Battalion roll. If he is not on this roll we have not confirmed his membership or he did not embark for war.
Full reference information:
Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa Title: G Coy No.3 2TU 9R Reference: PA.000035 Date: c. 12 November 1943 (Date attribution inaccurate as the 9th Reinforcements had arrived in Egypt May 1943)
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9th Reinforcements. Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa. Not to be reused without permission. Image reference: PA.000035