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Vaitoti Tupa

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  • Service number
    WWI 19310 AWMM
  • Also known as
    Tupa Vaitoti AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Last rank
  • War
Nominal Roll Vol 2 (Roll 44), Page: 2 - No known copyright restrictions

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

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Vaitoti AWMM
  • Surname
    Tupa AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    Tupa Vaitoti AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 19310 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    6 March 1883 AWMM RarotongaCook Islands AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Epi (father-in-law), 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 19310 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.

    Next of kin/Family member/s: Epi (Father-in-Law); Ranginui (Wife)

    Notes: Cook Islands Roll of Honour Board records his name as "T VIATOTI" AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    3 June 1948 AWMM
    Age 65 AWMM
    RarotongaCook Islands AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Avarua, 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 Vaitoti Tupa

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  • I am one of the granddaughters of the late PRIVATE VAITOTI TUPA.
    My Mother is Maraea Mata nee TUPA this is her Dad, she is still living on the Island of RAROTONGA till now.
    I wishing I had meet my grandfather , and it would have been an honour to have known and meet him.
    Im glad I have a photo of him.
    Public - Terri - Direct descendant - 25 April 2020
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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • Documents
    • 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
      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
      44: 2 AWMM
    • Soutar, M. (2019). Whitiki! Whiti! Whiti! E!: Maori In the First World War. New Zealand: David Bateman Ltd. AWMM

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25 April 2020Terri SydneyDirect descendant

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