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Jam Aperau

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  • Service number
    WWI 19246 AWMM
  • Also known as
    • Takitai Aperau AWMM
    • Jim Aperau AWMM
    • Takitai Teariki (aka Tiamo) Public - Vaine Tutai Jane - Other Relative - 26 January 2015 - Family Papers
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Last rank
  • War
Nominal Roll Vol 2 (Roll 44), Page: 1 - No known copyright restrictions

Nominal Roll Vol 2 (Roll 44), Page: 1 - No known copyright restrictions

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Jam AWMM
  • Surname
    Aperau AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    • Takitai Aperau AWMM
    • Jim Aperau AWMM
    • Takitai Teariki (aka Tiamo) Public - Vaine Tutai Jane - Other Relative - 26 January 2015 - Family Papers
  • Service number
    WWI 19246 AWMM
  • Gender
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    1895 AWMM RarotongaCook Islands AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    • WW1 Mrs Aperau (mother), Matauwera, Rarotonga, Cook Islands, Pacific Islands AWMM
    • 1914-1918 - Mrs Teinuki Aperau
      Matavera
      Rarotonga
      Cook Islands
      Pacific Islands Public - Vaine Tutai Jane - Other Relative - 26 January 2015 - Family Papers
  • Relationship status
    1914 - 1918 - Married Public - Vaine Tutai Jane - Other Relative - 26 January 2015 - Family Papers

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 19246 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • 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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  • Manuka then transhipped to "Malwa" at Sydney for Suez. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    3 September 1967 AWMM
    Age 70 AWMM
    RarotongaCook Islands AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Matavera, Rarotonga, Cook Islands AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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Roll of Honour

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Leave a tribute or memory of Jam Aperau

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  • Kia orana Papa Tiamo, we will always remember your service in WWI in fighting for a war that had nothing to do with us. I plan to tell our mokopuna about how you served and fought in Egypt. Meitaki maata.
    Public - Mama Rosie - Other Relative - 25 April 2015
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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
      44: 1 AWMM
    • Soutar, M. (2019). Whitiki! Whiti! Whiti! E!: Maori In the First World War. New Zealand: David Bateman Ltd. AWMM
    • This record was partially compiled from information kindly provided by Bobby Nicholas, Paula Paniani and Cate Walker, Cook Islands WW1 NZEF ANZAC Soldiers Research Project AWMM

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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
25 April 2015Mama RosieAuckland, New ZealandOther Relative
26 January 2015Vaine Tutai JaneAuckland, New ZealandOther Relative

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