Kevin Herewini

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Kevin Herewini
MBE
Service/branch Crest of the New Zealand Army.jpg New Zealand Army
Rank Warrant Officer Class One
Service number P41206[1]
Unit New Zealand Special Air Service
Awards Member of the Order of the British Empire (Military Division)

Kevin Herewini MBE served with the 1st Detachment of 4 Troop, New Zealand Special Air Service (NZSAS) during the Vietnam War. In July 1968, he was a member of a patrol commanded by Sgt W.A. (Windy) McGee which contacted and killed two Vietcong.[2] Herewini served as Regimental Sergeant Major of the NZSAS in 1985.[3] In the 1984 New Year Honours, he was appointed as a Member of the Military Division of the Order of the British Empire.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b The London Gazette: (Supplement) no. 49584. p. 36. 31 December 1983. Retrieved 9 July 2013.
  2. ^ Crosby, Ron (2009). NZSAS: The First Fifty Years. Viking. p. 399. ISBN 978-0-67-007424-2. 
  3. ^ Crosby, Ron (2009). NZSAS: The First Fifty Years. Viking. p. 431. ISBN 978-0-67-007424-2.