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Kaumoana Kingi

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Portrait, Weekly News - This image may be subject to copyright

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Kaumoana AWMM
  • Surname
    Kingi AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    805206 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown AWMM Waiherere, Gisborne, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mr K. Kingi (father), Waiherere, Gisborne, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 21 Feb 1944-31 March 1944 AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    805206 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 wounds, Cause of Death AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Son of Kawau and Kino Kingi, of Ormond

    Listed on the Nominal Roll as embarking with the Infantry Brigade AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    16 December 1944 AWMM
    Age 20 AWMM
    ItalyEurope AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Forli War Cemetery, Italy AWMM II, A, 6. AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name
    Auckland War Memorial Museum, World War 2 Hall of Memories AWMM

Roll of Honour

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Leave a tribute or memory of Kaumoana Kingi

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  • Maori Battalion march to victory. Maori Battalion staunch & true. Maori Battalion march to glory. Take the honour of the people with you. We will march march march to the enemy, we will fight right to the end. For God for King & for Country aue ake ake kia kaha e . Nga mihi ki a koe uncle me nga hoa o te 28th Maori Battalion . Much love & gratitude .
    Public - Taania - Direct descendant - 27 April 2017
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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • Documents
    • 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. (1945). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 13 (Embarkations from 1st January, 1944 to 31st March, 1944). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      WW2 13: WW2 67 AWMM
    • Auckland Museum. Roll of Honour, Auckland Province, 1939 - 1945. Auckland War Memorial Museum Library. MS 93/139. AWMM

Contributors

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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
27 April 2017Taania Singleton Hunter Valley NSW AustraliaDirect descendant

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