condensed discuss document expanded export feedback print share remove reset document_white enquire_white export_white report_white

Ikito

-
Commemorative Plaque, Tuapa-Uhomutu Returned Soldiers, WW1, WW2, Vietnam, Tuapa, Niue Island (Photo P. Haynes 2009) - No known copyright restrictions

Commemorative Plaque, Tuapa-Uhomutu Returned Soldiers, WW1, WW2, Vietnam, Tuapa, Niue Island (Photo …

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
  • Surname
    Ikito AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 16/1057 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

Contribute ›
  • Birth
    1896 AWMM NiuePolynesia AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Pre 30 September 1915 AWMM Tuapa, Niue Island, Pacific Islands AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Ikinei Fataaiki (father), Tuapa, Niue Island, Pacific Islands AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 5 February 1916 AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

Contribute ›
  • War
  • Campaign
    • 1914-1916 Egypt AWMM
    • 1914-1919 Western Front AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 16/1057 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

Contribute ›

Training and Enlistment

Contribute ›
  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW1 30 September 1915 AWMM
    Age 20 AWMM
    Settler/Civilian AWMM
    NiuePolynesia AWMM
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

Contribute ›

Prisoner of war

Contribute ›
  • Capture details
  • Days interned
  • Liberation date
  • Liberation Repatriation
  • POW liberation details
  • POW serial number

Medical history

Contribute ›
  • Medical notes
    • Height, Unknown Period AWMM
      5 foot 5.5 inches AWMM
    • Weight, Unknown Period AWMM
      148 pounds AWMM
    • Hospital Diseases , Wounds, WWI AWMM
      Measles March 1916, admitted to hospital Suez, Cairo, Zeitoun AWMM

Last known rank

Contribute ›

Biographical information

Biographical information

Contribute ›
  • Son of Ikinei Fataaiki.

    Father of Hanelilly Fataaiki.

    His great grandson is named after him, Ikito.

    Commenced service 14 October 1915. Served in New Zealand 157 days, overseas 184 days total service 341 days.

    Invalided to New Zealand on the Corinthic, departed 7 August 1916. AWMM

Death

About death

Contribute ›
  • Death
    3 February 1967 AWMM
    NiuePolynesia 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

Contribute ›
  • Memorial name

Roll of Honour

Remember Ikito by laying a poppy.

Leave a note

Leave a tribute or memory of Ikito

Leave a note

Contribute ›
  • Arohamai Ikito, thank you for the contact details.
    Public - Little-Joe - Other relative - 8 April 2017
    Report 
  • sorry to inform anyone who thinks they are related to this man for he had only one child and his father had only one child '''and there for if you's have any questions then please feel free to contact us ikito009@outlook.com or altertively ring 0223198870 thank you ikito.
    Public - ikito luhetoa - Direct descendant - 5 December 2015
    Report 
  • Hello I am Siotoa Masiloina daughter, this will make Ikito my great, great grandfather. I have been searching for some time to find information about you. Thanks poppa for your service to make our country what it is today. Love you pop xxxx
    Public - Little-Joe - Other Relative - 5 March 2015
    Report 

Sources

Sources

Contribute ›
  • External links
  • Documents
    • Information kindly provided by family AWMM
      Correspondence with family AWMM
    • Information kindly provided by family AWMM
      Military Service Record AWMM
    • New Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1917). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume II. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      25: 3 AWMM
    • Pointer, M. (2000). Tagi tote e loto haaku - My heart is crying a little : Niue Island involvement in the Great War, 1914-1918. Alofi, Niue ; Suva, Fiji: Government of Niue ; Institute of Pacific Studies, University of the South Pacific. AWMM
    • Pointer, M. (2015). Niue 1774-1974 : 200 years of conflict and change. Dunedin, New Zealand : Otago University Press. 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

Command item
Command item
Add new record Refresh
DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
08 April 2017Little-JoeHamiltonOther relative
05 December 2015ikito luhetoaauckland new zealandDirect descendant

The development of the Online Cenotaph is an ongoing process; updates, new images and records are added weekly. In some cases, records have yet to be confirmed by Museum staff, and there could be mistakes or omissions in the information provided.

Creative Commons License Online Cenotaph Data by Auckland War Memorial Museum is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License