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Ned Staples

  • Service number
    802200 AWMM
  • Also known as
    Ngana Teiria STAPLES Public - Lorraine Mona - Researcher - 15 November 2022 - Omahu Urupa Record & NZ BDM Death Records
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Last rank
  • War
Cpl # 802200 Ned STAPLES of Fernhill 9th Reinforcements of the 28th Maori BattalionWounded once

Ned STAPLES

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Ned AWMM
  • Surname
    Staples AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    Ngana Teiria STAPLES Public - Lorraine Mona - Researcher - 15 November 2022 - Omahu Urupa Record & NZ BDM Death Records
  • Service number
    802200 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi / Hapū / Waka / Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • Date of birth
    12 August 1912 Public - Nadia Staples - Direct descendant - 22 July 2022 - Certificate
  • Place of birth
    Taupo Tuwharetoa Public - Nadia Staples - Direct descendant - 22 July 2022 - Whanau papers and whakapapa
  • Birth notes
    Eldest grandson to Ariki Rangatira of Tuwharetoa
    Rahui-Rutene-Poihipi-Ruta Poihipi Public - Nadia Staples - Direct descendant - 22 July 2022 - Whakapapa
  • Address before enlistment
    • Unknown AWMM Fernhill, New Zealand AWMM
    • Waipahihi Pa
      Opepe
      Tauhara Mountain Range
      Paenoa at Acacia Bay Taupo
      52 Taihape Rd Public - Nadia Staples - Direct descendant - 22 July 2022 - Whanau information
  • Post war occupation
    High Chief..hunter..Kai gatherer..landowner ..Expert Public - Nadia Staples - Direct descendant - 22 July 2022 - Whanau information
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    • Mrs R. Staples (wife), Fernhill, New Zealand AWMM
    • Rangimurua Erana Eru Rongotoariki
      This was an arranged marriage Public - Nadia Staples - Direct descendant - 22 July 2022 - Papers and Whanau information
  • Relationship status
    • Unknown AWMM Married AWMM
    • Married to Rangimurua she passed away young and then had another union to Julie Tahau of Waitahanui
      This was another arrangement Public - Nadia Staples - Direct descendant - 22 July 2022 - Whanau information

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    802200 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

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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

Last known rank

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  • Last rank

Biographical information

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Death

About death

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  • Death
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

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  • External links
  • References
    • Soutar, M. (2008). Nga tama toa = The price of citizenship : C Company 28 (Maori) Battalion 1939-1945. Albany, N.Z.: David Bateman. AWMM
    • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1945). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 11 (Embarkations from 1st April, 1943 to 30th June, 1943). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      WW2 11: WW2 121 AWMM
    • Soutar, M. (2008). Nga tama toa = The price of citizenship : C Company 28 (Maori) Battalion 1939-1945. Albany, N.Z.: David Bateman. AWMM
      Portrait published in Soutar (2008) AWMM
    • Cody, J. (1956). 28 (Maori) Battalion. Wellington, N.Z.: Department of Internal Affairs, War History Branch. AWMM

Contributors

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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
15 November 2022Lorraine MonaGisborneResearcher
22 July 2022Nadia Staples Omahu Hastings at Koro Neds houseDirect descendant

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