Surname: 
Tuhiwai
Initials: 
TH
Also known as: 
Tom
Rank: 
Sgt
Corps: 
RNZIR
Service number: 
38805
Unit:
V4
Honours & Awards: 

DCM

Date of death: 
Tuesday, 29 March 2011
Notes: 

Wounded in action, 2 August 1969 – booby trap at Lang Phuoc Hai; and 19 March 1970 – shrapnel wound to left leg during ambush in bunker system, Nui Dinh Hills. Read citation for DCM.

Disclaimer

The Vietnam List is an updated version of New Zealand's original Vietnam nominal roll – the Flinkenberg List – compiled by Captain Con Flinkenberg in 1972. Name, rank and unit information are from New Zealand military pay records. Read more about the Vietnam List.