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George P. Te P. Taia

Image of Gravestone at Rotorua Cemetery provided by Paul Baker February 2013 - This image may be subject to copyright
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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    George P. Te P. AWMM
  • Surname
    Taia AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    39267 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
    Te Arawa AWMM
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown AWMM Rotoiti, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs Ngawaea Taia (mother), Rotoiti, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Unknown AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    39267 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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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

Biographical information

Biographical information

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Death

About death

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  • Death
    8 May 1996 AWMM
    Age 84 AWMM
    AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Rotorua Cemetery and Crematorium, 160 Sala Street, Rotorua, New Zealand AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name

Roll of Honour

Remember George P. Te P. Taia by laying a poppy.

Leave a note

Leave a tribute or memory of George P. Te P. Taia

Leave a note

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  • Tena koe e Koro George I’m your brother Ru Taia mokopuna im laying a poppy in remembrance of you this Anzac Day 2020. RIP❤️
    Public - Dariene - Direct descendant - 24 April 2020
  • Love you Koro and thinking of you always. Miss you and Nan lots xx
    Public - Tracey - Direct descendant - 23 April 2019
  • Kia ora koro miss you everyday always thinking of you and nan.
    Public - Kris - Direct descendant - 22 April 2016

Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • Documents
    • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1941). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 2 (Embarkations to 30th June, 1940). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      WW2 2: WW2 180 AWMM
    • Gardiner, W. (2019). Ake ake kia kaha e! : Forever brave! : B Company 28 (Maori) Battalion, 1939-1945. Auckland : Bateman Books. AWMM
    • Cody, J. (1956). 28 (Maori) Battalion. Wellington, N.Z.: Department of Internal Affairs, War History Branch. AWMM

Contributors

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DateNameLocationRelationshipContact
24 April 2020DarieneRotorua Direct descendant
23 April 2019TraceyHamiltonDirect descendant
22 April 2016KrisPerth Australia Direct descendant
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