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Mataio

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  • Service number
    WWI 16/1187 AWMM
  • Also known as
    • Mataia AWMM
    • Metua Mataio AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Last rank
  • War
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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
  • Surname
    Mataio AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    • Mataia AWMM
    • Metua Mataio AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 16/1187 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
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Paitai (father), Avarua, Rarotonga, Cook Islands, Pacific Islands AWMM
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 16/1187 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Enlistment
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment

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

Last known rank

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  • Last rank

Biographical information

Biographical information

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Death

About death

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  • Death
    22 December 1945 AWMM
    AWMM
  • 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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  • Memorial name

Roll of Honour

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Leave a tribute or memory of Mataio

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  • Rest in love Great Grandpa Mataio x

    Sitting here in Auckland Museum learning about you and where my dad (Tai) came from is absolutely incredible and moving.

    Your memory lives on in us ... the legacy you left behind !

    Love your great grandson.
    Public - Ben - Direct descendant - 4 August 2018
  • RIL Great Grand Dad. Your legacy lives on through your children.
    Public - Roshni - Direct descendant - 6 January 2018
  • RIL Great Grandad, May God Bless and keep u always, luv Caroline Tuakana Mataio, Grandaughter of ur your son, The Late Mataio Mataio of Akarana NZ Te Atua Te Aroa
    Public - Caroline - Direct descendant - 26 April 2017
  • In loving memory of our father and grandfather of my five children, very much remembered. From your loving daughter Ngametua, son in law Bill, granddaughter Hilary and grandsons Bill, Tere John, Bob and Fred
    Public - Hilary - Other Relative - 7 March 2015

Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • Documents
    • New Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1917). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume II. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      25: 2 AWMM
    • Weddell, H. (2016). Soldiers from the Pacific : the story of Pacific Island soldiers in the New Zealand Expeditionary Force in World War One. Wellington, New Zealand : Defence of New Zealand Study Group. AWMM
    • Soutar, M. (2019). Whitiki! Whiti! Whiti! E!: Maori In the First World War. New Zealand: David Bateman Ltd. AWMM

Contributors

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DateNameLocationRelationshipContact
04 August 2018BenBrownsbay, AucklandDirect descendant
06 January 2018Roshni Auckland NZDirect descendant
26 April 2017Caroline AustraliaDirect descendant
07 March 2015Hilary Wanganui, New ZealandOther Relative