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Jim Taingahue

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Auckland War Memorial Museum, World War II Hall of Memories Panel  T_001. Image taken June 2020.

Auckland War Memorial Museum, World War II Hall of Memories Panel T_001. Image taken June 2020.

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Jim AWMM
  • Surname
    Taingahue AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    67476 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi / Hapū / Waka / Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    3 June 1916 AWMM
  • Date of birth
    b. 1917 Public - Lorraine Mona - Researcher - 13 August 2023 - https://www.nzwargraves.org.nz/casualties/jim-taingahue
  • Place of birth
    Ruatoria, East Coast, Gisborne Public - Lorraine Mona - Researcher - 13 August 2023 - https://www.nzwargraves.org.nz/casualties/jim-taingahue
  • Birth notes
    Son of Wiki Taingahue and Marara Taingahue, of Ruatoria Public - Lorraine Mona - Researcher - 13 August 2023 - https://www.nzwargraves.org.nz/casualties/jim-taingahue
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown AWMM Ruatoria, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs M. Taingahue (mother), Ruatoria, 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
    67476 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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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
    Killed on Active Service, Cause of Death AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Son of Wiki Taingahue and Marara Taingahue of Ruatoria. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    17 May 1943 AWMM
    Age 26 AWMM
    EgyptNorth Africa AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Moascar War Cemetery, Egypt AWMM 3. A. 10. AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
    Died of Wounds. Pte. J. Taingahue, Ruatoria.- Mrs. M. Taingahue. Ruatoria (mother) Public - Lorraine Mona - Researcher - 13 August 2023 - Newspaper Report
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name
    • Auckland War Memorial Museum, World War 2 Hall of Memories AWMM
    • Gisborne First World War Memorial, The Esplanade, Kaiti, Gisborne AWMM

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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • References
    • Cody, J. (1956). 28 (Maori) Battalion. Wellington, N.Z.: Department of Internal Affairs, War History Branch. AWMM
      Auckland Museum. Roll of Honour, Auckland Province, 1939 - 1945. Auckland War Memorial Museum Library. MS 93/139. AWMM
    • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1942). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 5 (Embarkations from 1st July, 1941 to 30 September, 1941). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      WW2 5: WW2 205 AWMM
    • Auckland Museum. Roll of Honour, Auckland Province, 1939 - 1945. Auckland War Memorial Museum Library. MS 93/139. AWMM

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13 August 2023Lorraine MonaGisborne Researcher

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