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Tapauri Paraone

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Private Tapauri Paraone, Maori Contingent, wounded. Taken from the supplement to the Auckland Weekly News 4 November 1915 p040. Auckland Libraries Heritage Collections AWNS-19151104-40-33. No known Copyright.

Private Tapauri Paraone, Maori Contingent, wounded. Taken from the supplement to the Auckland Weekly …

Identity

  • Title
    Private Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 14 February 2016 - Military record
  • Forenames
    Tapauri AWMM
  • Surname
    Paraone AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    • Tapawa AWMM
    • Taupauri AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 16/76 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion
    Church of England Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 14 February 2016 - Military record

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    1893 Public Source
  • Date of birth
    1893 Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 14 February 2016 - Military Record
  • Place of birth
    Pahaoa, Te Kaha Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 14 February 2016 - Military Record
  • Birth notes
    son of Heremia Paraone Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 14 February 2016 - Military Record
  • Address before enlistment
    WW1 Raukokore, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
    Apr 1918 - Patient in Waikato Hospital Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 14 February 2016 - Military Record
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    • WW1 Heremia Paraone, Te Kaha, Opotiki, New Zealand AWMM
    • WW1 Paraone Heremia (father), Te Kaha, Opotiki, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 14 February 1915 AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    Egyptian Gallipoli & Mudros; Egyptian EF & Western European Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 14 February 2016 - Military record
  • Armed force / branch
    • Army AWMM
    • 1st NZ Maori Pioneer Battalion & Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 14 February 2016 - Military record
  • Service number
    WWI 16/76 AWMM
  • Military service
    1914-1916 & 1916-1920 Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 14 February 2016 - Military record
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards
    1914-1915 Star
    British War Medal
    Victory Medal
    Plaque & Scroll - eligible for these, no number declared Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 26 February 2016 - Military record

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    • WW1 AWMM
    • WW1 Labourer/Civilian AWMM
    • 13 Oct 1914 at Whakatane
      10 Oct 1916 at Narrow Neck Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 14 February 2016 - Military Record
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment
    19yrs & 21yrs Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 14 February 2016 - Estimated from age at death

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 after Discharge from Wounds Inflicted or Disease Contracted while on Active Service, Cause of Death AWMM
      Died after discharge from the NZEF from wounds inflicted or disease contracted while on active service AWMM
    • 1915 - Wounded & Sick; 1917 - suffered from perineum abcess Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 14 February 2016 - Military record

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Names recorded in Notes from Nominal Roll: a.k.a. Tapawa AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    5 February 1921 AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
    26yrs Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 14 February 2016 - Military Record
  • Place of death
    Rotorua, NZ Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 14 February 2016 - Military Record
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
    Ohinemango Urupa, near Te Kaha Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 14 February 2016 - http://www.nzwargraves.org.nz/casualties/tapauri-paraone
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name
    • St Mary's Church Memorial Board, Tikitiki near Rangitukia, East Coast, New Zealand AWMM
    • Auckland War Memorial Museum, World War 1 Hall of Memories AWMM

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  • Just like to acknowledge you sir for your contribution and to let you know 98 years after your death that I am thinking of you
    Public - Bishop - Direct descendant - 22 July 2018
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Sources

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22 July 2018BishopAucklandDirect descendant
26 February 2016Lorraine MGisborne, NZResearcher

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