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Tumaru Peneamene

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New Zealand. Army. 1st Maori Contingent. Scroll of the 1st New Zealand Maori Contingent, 1915. Auckland War Memorial Museum Library. MS-624. Cultural Permissions may apply.

New Zealand. Army. 1st Maori Contingent. Scroll of the 1st New Zealand Maori Contingent, 1915. Auckl …

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Tumaru AWMM
  • Surname
    Peneamene AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    • Tamati Tumaru Peneamene AWMM
    • Tumaru Penamene Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 24 April 2016 - Military record - NZ Archives
  • Service number
    WWI 16/284 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion
    Methodist Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 24 April 2016 - Military record

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    7 December 1888 Noel Smith and Lyn Griffiths research
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown AWMM Morven, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Hohepa Peneamene, Morven, Canterbury, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 14 February 1915 AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 16/284 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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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
    Died of Disease, Cause of Death AWMM
    Died of disease AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Son of the late Maaka and Hohepa Peneamene, of Waihao

    The Commonwealth War Graves Commission lists his full name as Tamati Tumaru Peneamene

    Tumara Peneamene (aka Penamene) died of Dysentery in Sept 1915 and is buried in the Birmingham (Lodge Hill) Cemetery, UK - he was the son of the late Maaka and Hohepa Peneamene, of Waihao Tieke Peneamene was wounded in Aug 1915. He came from Timaru and is also a son of Hohepa Peneamene. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    18 September 1915 AWMM
    Age 33 AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Birmingham (Lodge Hill) Cemetery, Warwickshire, England AWMM B10. 608. AWMM
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  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

Sources

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Contributors

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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
24 April 2016Lorraine MGisborne, NZResearcher

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