Phillip Manu Blake Unknown date of birth - Died 8 August 1915 PDF Print Share Key details Contribute › Service number10/808 AWMM Also known as ForceArmy AWMM Last rankWW1 AWMMCorporal AWMMWellington Infantry Battalion AWMM WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Lay a poppy Portrait, Auckland Weekly News 1915 - No known copyright res … Read more View gallery Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › TitleDate of birth - 3 May 1893 Public - Janice - Other Relative - 6 April 2015 - Military Personnel file ForenamesPhillip Manu AWMM SurnameBlake AWMM Ingoa Also known as Service number10/808 AWMM GenderMale AWMM Iwi Hapū Waka Rohe Religion Images and documents Images Contribute › Documents Contribute › Civilian life About birth Contribute › Date of birth Place of birth Birth notes Occupations Contribute › Occupation before enlistmentWW1 AWMMSurveyor Public - Janice - Other Relative - 6 April 2015 - Military Personnel file Post war occupation Next of kin Contribute › Address before enlistmentUnknown AWMMKaramu Road, Hastings, New Zealand AWMM Next of kin on embarkationJ.T. Blake, Hastings, New Zealand AWMM Relationship statusPre 16 October 1914 AWMMSingle AWMM Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Campaigns ForceArmy AWMM Service number10/808 AWMM Military units Military service Miilitary decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training EnlistmentWW1 AWMMUnknown AWMMWellington, New Zealand AWMM Age on enlistmentWW1 AWMM Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsWW1 AWMM16 October 1914 AWMMWellington, New Zealand AWMM16 Oct 1914-3 December 1914 AWMMHMNZT 7 , HMNZT 10 AWMMWellington, New Zealand, Suez, Egypt AWMMDeparted - 16 October 1914 -3 December 1914, Arrvied - 3 December 1914 AWMM Embarkation bodyWW1 AWMM16 October 1914 AWMMMain Body AWMMWellington Infantry Battalion AWMMArawa or Limerick AWMMPrivate AWMM Prisoner of war Contribute › Capture details Days interned Liberation date POW liberation details POW serial number Medical history Contribute › Medical notesKilled in Action, Cause of Death AWMM Last known rank Contribute › Last rankWW1 AWMMCorporal AWMMWellington Infantry Battalion AWMM Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › Also known as Phillip Manu Blake.Philip Blake was the son of John Thomas and Eliza Hastings Blake, of Karamu Rd, Hastings, Hawkes Bay, New Zealand. AWMM Death About death Contribute › Age at death22 AWMM Date of death8 August 1915 AWMM Cause of deathKilled in Action AWMM Place of deathGallipoli, Turkey AWMM Death notesGallipoli, Turkey AWMM Cemetery Contribute › Cemetery name Grave reference Memorial Contribute › Memorial nameChunuk Bair (New Zealand) Memorial, Chunuk Bair Cemetery, Gallipoli, Turkey AWMM Memorial referencePanel 18 AWMM Obituary Roll of Honour Remember Phillip Manu Blake by laying a poppy. Minden Vaughan Blake Patrick Blake Phillip Manu Blake Ronald Blake Stanley Blake Lay a poppy for 2015 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of Phillip Manu Blake Leave a note Contribute › Processing Thinking of Corporal Philip Manu Blake on this 100th anniversary of the Gallipoli campaign in Turkey. Philip was my great, grand uncle. Rest in Peace XX Public - Katey - Other Relative - 25 April 2015 Report Phillip was the son of John Thomas Blake and Eliza Hastings nee Vickery. He was born on 3 May 1893 and worked as a surveyor. The Blake family were of Maori ancestry. Many worked for government agencies as interpreters around Taranaki and elsewhere in NZ. Phillip was killed at Chunuk Bair, Gallipoli on the 8th August 1915. His body was never recovered. A Court of Inquiry declared him dead on 22 January 1916. His name is inscribed on the Chunuk Bair NZ Memorial, Gallipoli, Turkey. Public - Janice - Other Relative - 6 April 2015 Report Sources Sources Contribute › External linksCommonwealth War Graves Commission.http://www.cwgc.orgSources UsedMilitary personnel filehttp://www.archway.archives.govt.nz/ViewFullItem.do?code=22276796Further ReferenceFamNet: The Family History Network record pagehttp://famnet.net.nz/login_pages/Cenotaph.aspx?Systemid=C1269Further Reference DocumentsNew Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1914-1919). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force, Volume I. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMMVol1: 60 AWMM Contributors Processing Command item Command item Add new record Refresh DateNameLocationRelationshipContact 25 April 2015KateyLondonOther Relative 06 April 2015JaniceNew Plymouth, NZOther Relative Seen an error on this page? Tell us about it.