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Robert Ngapo

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  • Service number
    16/1227 AWMM
  • Also known as
    • Bob AWMM
    • Ngapo AWMM
  • Force
    Army AWMM
  • Last rank
    Inter War Private AWMM
    New Zealand (Maori) Pioneer Battalion AWMM
  • War
    World War I, 1914-1918 AWMM
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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Robert AWMM
  • Surname
    Ngapo AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    • Bob AWMM
    • Ngapo AWMM
  • Service number
    16/1227 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Date of birth
    1 May 1892 AWMM
  • Place of birth
    Cook Islands AWMM
  • Birth notes
    Cook Islands, Pacific Islands AWMM
  • Occupation before enlistment
    WW1 Cook AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Address before enlistment
    Pre 30 Sep 1915 Victoria Street, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    KapatiauTautu, Aituaki, Cook Islands, Pacific Islands AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 05 Feb 1916 Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
    World War I, 1914-1918 AWMM
  • Campaigns
  • Force
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    16/1227 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Miilitary decorations

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  • Medals and Awards
    • British War Medal (1914-1920) AWMM
    • Victory Medal AWMM

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Enlistment
    WW1 30 September 1915 AWMM
    Narrow Neck, Devonport, North Shore City, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

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  • Embarkation details
    WW1 05 Feb 1916-15 March 1916 AWMM from Auckland, New Zealand AWMM to Suez, Egypt AWMM HMNZT 44 AWMM
    Vessel was Navua AWMM
    Private AWMM
    Rarotongans, attached A Company AWMM
    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
    • Hospital Diseases , Wounds, WWI AWMM
      Wounded June 1917 AWMM
    • Died of Sickness, Cause of Death AWMM
      Pneumonia AWMM

Last known rank

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  • Last rank
    Inter War 7 March 1919 AWMM
    Private AWMM
    New Zealand (Maori) Pioneer Battalion AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Listed serving as Bob; the name Bob appears to have been added to attestation, signature is simply Ngapo. Named Robert by BDM and on the cemetery record AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Age at death
    38 AWMM
  • Date of death
    27 October 1921 AWMM
  • Cause of death
    Died of Sickness AWMM
  • Place of death
    Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Death notes
    Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Cemetery name
    Shortland Public Cemetery, Thames, Thames-Coromandel District, New Zealand AWMM
  • Grave reference
    Public Plot 2958 AWMM
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference
  • Obituary

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