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Waitangi Karapaina

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  • Service number
    WWI 20025 AWMM
  • Also known as
  • Armed force / branch
    • Army AWMM
    • NZ Maori Pioneer Battalion Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 15 February 2016 - Military Record
  • Last rank
  • War
Nominal Roll Vol 3 (Roll 75), Page: 48 - No known copyright restrictions

Nominal Roll Vol 3 (Roll 75), Page: 48 - No known copyright restrictions

Identity

  • Title
    Private Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 15 February 2016 - Military record
  • Forenames
    Waitangi AWMM
  • Surname
    Karapaina AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 20025 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion
    Church of England Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 15 February 2016 - Military record

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    5 January 1897 Public Source
  • Date of birth
    5 Jan 1897 Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 15 February 2016 - Military Record
  • Place of birth
    Te Kaha, BOP Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 15 February 2016 - Military Record
  • Birth notes
    Son of Pirihi and Moni Karapaina of Te Kaha Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 15 February 2016 - Military Record
  • Address before enlistment
    Te Kaha Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 15 February 2016 - Military Record
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Pirihi Karapaina (father), Te Kaha, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    single Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 15 February 2016 - Military Record

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    Western European Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 15 February 2016 - Military Record
  • Armed force / branch
    • Army AWMM
    • NZ Maori Pioneer Battalion Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 15 February 2016 - Military Record
  • Service number
    WWI 20025 AWMM
  • Military service
    1917-1919 Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 15 February 2016 - Military Record
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards
    British War Medal
    Victory Medal Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 15 February 2016 - Military Record

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    • WW1 Unknown AWMM Bushman/Civilian AWMM
    • 26 July 1917 at Rotorua Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 15 February 2016 - Military Record
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment
    20yrs 6mths Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 15 February 2016 - Military Record

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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  • brother to:
    Private Paratene Karapaina # 19948 (1919 Died of disease in England)
    Private Hakota Karapaina # 16/1491 (1916 Killed in Action in France) Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 15 February 2016 - Research

Death

About death

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  • Death
    1925 Public Source
  • Date of death
    1925 Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 15 February 2016 - BMD NZ records
  • Age at death
    28yrs Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 15 February 2016 - BMD NZ records
  • Place of death
    NZ Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 15 February 2016 - BMD NZ records
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name
    • St Mary's Church Memorial Board, Tikitiki near Rangitukia, East Coast, New Zealand AWMM
    • Auckland War Memorial Museum, World War 1 Hall of Memories AWMM

Roll of Honour

Remember Waitangi Karapaina by laying a poppy.

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Sources

Sources

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Contributors

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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
15 February 2016Lorraine MGisborne, NZResearcher

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