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Taiawhiao Te Whare

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  • Service number
    16/421 AWMM
  • Also known as
  • Force
    • Army AWMM
    • 1st NZ Maori Contingent. Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 24 February 2016 - Military record
  • Last rank
    WW1 Private AWMM
    New Zealand Maori Contingent AWMM
  • War
    World War I, 1914-1918 AWMM
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Identity

  • Title
    • Private Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 24 February 2016 - Militaryrecord
  • Forenames
    Taiawhiao AWMM
  • Surname
    Te Whare AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    16/421 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion
    Roman Catholic Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 24 February 2016 - Militaryrecord

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Date of birth
    10 May 1884 Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 24 February 2016 - Military record
  • Place of birth
    Taupo, NZ Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 24 February 2016 - Military record
  • Birth notes
    Son of Miriama Te Whare Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 24 February 2016 - Military record
  • Occupation before enlistment
    • Rabbiter employed by the Govt. Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 24 February 2016 - Military record
  • Post war occupation
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown Taupo, New Zealand AWMM
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    • Mrs Miriama Te Whare (mother), Taupo, New Zealand AWMM
    • later address was Petane, Hawke's Bay Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 24 February 2016 - Military record
  • Relationship status
    Pre 14 Feb 1915 Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
    World War I, 1914-1918 AWMM
  • Campaigns
    Egyptian - Gallipoli Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 24 February 2016 - Military record
  • Force
    • Army AWMM
    • 1st NZ Maori Contingent. Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 24 February 2016 - Military record
  • Service number
    16/421 AWMM
  • Military service
    Sep 1914-July 1915 Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 24 February 2016 - Military record
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Miilitary decorations

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  • Medals and Awards
    1914-1915 Star
    British War & Victory Medals
    Plaque & Scroll # 518001 Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 24 February 2016 - Military Record

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Enlistment
    • WW1 Unknown AWMM
      Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
    • 21 September 1914 at Taupo Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 24 February 2016 - Military record
  • Age on enlistment
    • 30yrs Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 24 February 2016 - Military record

Embarkations

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  • Embarkation details
    WW1 14 Feb 1915-26 March 1915 AWMM from Wellington, New Zealand AWMM to Suez, Egypt AWMM HMNZT 20 AWMM
    Vessel was Warrimoo AWMM
    Private AWMM
    A Company AWMM
    1st Maori Contingent AWMM

Prisoner of war

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  • Capture details
  • Days interned
  • Liberation date
  • POW liberation details
  • POW serial number

Medical history

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  • Medical notes
    Died of wounds, Cause of Death AWMM

Last known rank

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  • Last rank
    WW1 Private AWMM
    New Zealand Maori Contingent AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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Death

About death

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  • Age at death
    • 31yrs Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 24 February 2016 - estimated from birth/death dates
  • Date of death
    31 July 1915 AWMM
  • Cause of death
    Died of wounds AWMM
  • Place of death
    Malta, Mediterranean Sea, Europe AWMM
  • Death notes
    • Malta ex Gallipoli AWMM
    • Died of fever after being hospitalised for bullet wound in thigh received in action at Gallipoli Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 24 February 2016 - Newspaper reports
  • Cemetery name
    Addolorata Cemetery, Malta AWMM
  • Grave reference
    E. EA. A. 656. AWMM
  • Memorial name
    Auckland War Memorial Museum Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 24 February 2016 - Research
  • Memorial reference
  • Obituary

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