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William Henri Waaka

  • Service number
    WWI 4558 AWMM
  • Also known as
  • Armed force / branch
    • Army AWMM
    • Australian Imperial Forces 18th Infantry Battalion, 11th Reinforcements Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 18 February 2016 - https://www.aif.adfa.edu.au/showPerson?pid=309617
  • Last rank
  • War
1914-18, 4558 W WAAKA, A.I.F., died 21 December 1961.

1914-18, 4558 W WAAKA, A.I.F

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    William Henri AWMM
  • Surname
    Waaka AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 4558 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    GisborneGisborne Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra
    Gisborne, New Zealand AWMM
  • Date of birth
    abt. 1891 Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 18 February 2016 - https://www.aif.adfa.edu.au/showPerson?pid=309617
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Pre 28 October 1915 AWMM 230 Castlereagh Street, Sydney, New South Wales AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    • Mrs A Tehamaui, Murriwai, Gisborne North Island, New Zealand AWMM
    • Sister, Mrs A Tehamaui, Muriwai, Gisborne Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 18 February 2016 - https://www.aif.adfa.edu.au/showPerson?pid=309617 (corrected spelling)
  • Relationship status
    Pre 28 October 1915 AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    • Army AWMM
    • Australian Imperial Forces 18th Infantry Battalion, 11th Reinforcements Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 18 February 2016 - https://www.aif.adfa.edu.au/showPerson?pid=309617
  • Service number
    WWI 4558 AWMM
  • Military service
    1915-1919 Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 18 February 2016 - https://www.aif.adfa.edu.au/showPerson?pid=309617
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    • WW1 28 October 1915 Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra
      Age 24 AWMM
      Labourer/Civilian Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra
      SydneyNew South Wales Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra
    • WW1 28 October 1915 Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra
      Age 24 AWMM
      Private Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra AIF, 18th Battalion, 11th Reinforcement Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra
    • 28 Oct 1915 at Holsworthy, New South Wales Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 18 February 2016 - https://www.aif.adfa.edu.au/showPerson?pid=309617
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

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Prisoner of war

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

Medical history

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  • Medical notes

Last known rank

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  • Last rank

Biographical information

Biographical information

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Death

About death

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  • Death
  • Date of death
    21 December 1961 Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 18 February 2016 - Gisborne Cemetery Records
  • Age at death
    81yrs Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 18 February 2016 - Gisborne Cemetery Records
  • Place of death
    Gisborne, NZ Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 18 February 2016 - Gisborne Cemetery Records
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
    Taruheru Cemetery, Gisborne Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 18 February 2016 - Gisborne Cemetery Records
  • Grave reference
    Block RSA; Plot 59; Warrant # 10186 Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 18 February 2016 - Gisborne Cemetery Records
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

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  • External links
  • Documents
    AIF Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra AWMM
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