Paetaha Paora Unknown date of birth - Died 4 February 1916 PDF Print Share Key details Contribute › Service number16/201 AWMM Also known as ForceArmy AWMM Last rankWW1 Private AWMMNew Zealand (Maori) Pioneer Battalion AWMM WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Lay a poppy New Zealand. Army. 1st Maori Contingent. Scroll of the 1st N … Read more View gallery Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesPaetaha AWMM SurnamePaora AWMM Ingoa Also known as Service number16/201 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 Occupation before enlistmentWW1 Farmer AWMM Post war occupation Address before enlistmentUnknown Taupo, New Zealand AWMM Next of kin on embarkationPaora Kohatu, Taupo, New Zealand AWMM Relationship statusPre 14 Feb 1915 Single AWMM Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Campaigns1915-1916 Gallipoli AWMMGallipoli, Turkey AWMM ForceArmy AWMM Service number16/201 AWMM Military service Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers Miilitary decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training EnlistmentWW1 Auckland, New Zealand AWMM Age on enlistment Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsWW1 14 Feb 1915-26 March 1915 AWMM from Wellington, New Zealand AWMM to Suez, Egypt AWMM HMNZT 20 AWMMVessel was Warrimoo AWMMPrivate AWMM; B Company AWMM; 1st Maori Contingent AWMM Prisoner of war Contribute › Capture details Days interned Liberation date POW liberation details POW serial number Medical history Contribute › Medical notesDied of Disease, Cause of Death AWMMDied of disease AWMM Last known rank Contribute › Last rankWW1 Private AWMMNew Zealand (Maori) Pioneer Battalion AWMM Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › Paetaha Paora was the son of Mr. and Mrs. Kohatu Paora, of Taupo, Rotorua, New Zealand.From the spring of 1915, the hospitals and convalescent depots established on the islands of Malta and Gozo dealt with over 135,000 sick and wounded, chiefly from the campaigns in Gallipoli and Salonika. AWMM Death About death Contribute › Age at death Date of death4 February 1916 AWMM Cause of deathDied of Disease AWMM Place of deathMalta, Mediterranean Sea, Europe AWMM Death notesMalta AWMM Cemetery namePieta Military Cemetery, Malta AWMM Grave referenceC. VII. 6. AWMM Memorial name Memorial reference Obituary Roll of Honour Remember Paetaha Paora by laying a poppy. Mate Paora Mita Paora Paetaha Paora Poihipi Paora Rangi Paora Lay a poppy for 2016 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of Paetaha Paora Leave a note Contribute › Processing Sources Sources Contribute › External linksCommonwealth War Graves Commission.http://www.cwgc.orgSources UsedMilitary personnel filehttp://www.archway.archives.govt.nz/ViewFullItem.do?code=21383703Further ReferenceNew Zealand Electronic Text Collection topic pagehttp://www.nzetc.org/tm/scholarly/name-130703.htmlFurther ReferenceFamNet: The Family History Network record pagehttp://famnet.net.nz/login_pages/Cenotaph.aspx?Systemid=C52451Further ReferenceRoll of Honour, Auckland Province (digital copy), 1914 - 1919, Auckland War Memorial Museum Library, MS-2016-2http://www.aucklandmuseum.com/collections-research/collections/record/am_library-manuscriptsandarchives-11061Further Reference DocumentsNew Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1914-1919). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force, Volume I. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMMVol1: 562 AWMMNew Zealand. Army. 1st Maori Contingent. Scroll of the 1st New Zealand Maori Contingent, 1915. Auckland War Memorial Museum Library. MS-624. AWMM Seen an error on this page? Tell us about it.