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Edward Tingey

  • Service number
    16/515 AWMM
  • Also known as
  • Force
    • Army AWMM
    • 1st NZ Maori Contingent; Pre & Post War WWI: NZ Permanent Forces Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 11 March 2016 - Military Record
  • Last rank
  • War
    World War I, 1914-1918 AWMM
New Zealand. Army. 1st Maori Contingent. Scroll of the 1st New Zealand Maori Contingent, 1915. Auckland War Memorial Museum Library. MS-624. No known copyright restrictions.
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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Edward AWMM
  • Surname
    Tingey AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    16/515 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion
    Church of England Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 11 March 2016 - Military Record

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Date of birth
    14 February 1875 Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 11 March 2016 - Military Record
  • Place of birth
    Hampstead, England Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 11 March 2016 - Military Record
  • Birth notes
  • Occupation before enlistment
    • WW1 Soldier AWMM
    • Staff Sergeant Major, NZ Permanent Staff for the NZ Defence Department Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 11 March 2016 - Military Record
  • Post war occupation
    Soldier Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 11 March 2016 - Military Record
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown Defence Office, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs Bertha Tingey (wife), care of Lieutenant Mellows, Narrow Neck, Devonport, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    • Pre 14 Feb 1915 Married AWMM
    • 1918 married Bertha Aggett in Liskeard, Cornwall, England Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 11 March 2016 - Military Record

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
    World War I, 1914-1918 AWMM
  • Campaigns
    Egyptian, Egyptian EF & Western European Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 11 March 2016 - Military Record
  • Force
    • Army AWMM
    • 1st NZ Maori Contingent; Pre & Post War WWI: NZ Permanent Forces Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 11 March 2016 - Military Record
  • Service number
    16/515 AWMM
  • Military service
    1911-1939 Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 11 March 2016 - Military Record
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Miilitary decorations

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  • Medals and Awards
    • Military Cross (MC) AWMM
      London Gazette 01/01/1919 AWMM
    • SA War: Queen's Medal with 5 clasps
      SA War: King's Medal with 2 clasps
      1908 Imerpial Long Service Medal & G.C.
      1914-1915 Star
      British War Medal
      Victory Medal
      (MiD) Oak Leaf clasp: awarded Sept 1917: Special Mention in Despatches by Gen. Sir Douglas Haig for Gallant Services & Devotion to duty
      Military Cross (MC) awarded Jan 1919: for Distinction of services in connection with Miltiary Operations in France & Flanders
      NZ Long & Efficient Service Medal Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 11 March 2016 - Military Record

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
    SA War with Imperial Forces, England Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 11 March 2016 - Military Record
  • Enlistment
    • WW1 Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
    • 9 Mar 1911 at Tauherenikau, Featherston
      14 Oct 1914 at Avondale
      6 Sept 1920 at Auckland Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 11 March 2016 - Military Record
  • Age on enlistment
    • 1911: 36yrs; 1914: 39yrs; 1920: 45yrs 7mths Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 11 March 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
    Sergeant Major AWMM
    Headquarters Staff 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

Last known rank

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  • Last rank
    Major Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 11 March 2016 - Military Record

Biographical information

Biographical information

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Death

About death

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  • Age at death
    74yrs Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 11 March 2016 - Military Record
  • Date of death
    26 November 1949 Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 11 March 2016 - Military Record
  • Cause of death
  • Place of death
    Plymouth, England Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 11 March 2016 - Military Record
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference
  • Obituary

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Sources

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  • External links
  • Documents
    • New Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1914-1919). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force, Volume I. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      Page No: 728 AWMM
    • Beattie, P.J. & Pomeroy, M. (2013-2015). Onward : portraits of the New Zealand Expeditionary Force (vols 1-3). Auckland, New Zealand: Fair Dinkum Publications AWMM
      Vol. 3: Includes portrait AWMM