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Edward Tingey

  • Service number
    WWI 16/515 AWMM
  • Also known as
  • Armed force / branch
    • Army AWMM
    • 1st NZ Maori Contingent; Pre & Post War WWI: NZ Permanent Forces Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 11 March 2016 - Military Record
  • Last rank
  • War
New Zealand. Army. 1st Maori Contingent. Scroll of the 1st New Zealand Maori Contingent, 1915. Auckland War Memorial Museum Library. MS-624. Cultural Permissions may apply.
New Zealand. Army. 1st Maori Contingent. Scroll of the 1st N … Read more

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Edward AWMM
  • Surname
    Tingey AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 16/515 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion
    Church of England Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 11 March 2016 - Military Record

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • Date of birth
    14 February 1875 Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 11 March 2016 - Military Record
  • Place of birth
    Hampstead, England Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 11 March 2016 - Military Record
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    WW1 Unknown AWMM Defence Office, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
    Soldier Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 11 March 2016 - Military Record
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    WW1 Mrs Bertha Tingey (wife), care of Lieutenant Mellows, Narrow Neck, Devonport, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    • Pre 14 February 1915 AWMM Married AWMM
    • 1918 married Bertha Aggett in Liskeard, Cornwall, England Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 11 March 2016 - Military Record

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    Egyptian, Egyptian EF & Western European Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 11 March 2016 - Military Record
  • Armed force / branch
    • Army AWMM
    • 1st NZ Maori Contingent; Pre & Post War WWI: NZ Permanent Forces Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 11 March 2016 - Military Record
  • Service number
    WWI 16/515 AWMM
  • Military service
    1911-1939 Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 11 March 2016 - Military Record
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards
    • Military Cross (MC) AWMM
      London Gazette 01/01/1919 AWMM
    • SA War: Queen's Medal with 5 clasps
      SA War: King's Medal with 2 clasps
      1908 Imerpial Long Service Medal & G.C.
      1914-1915 Star
      British War Medal
      Victory Medal
      (MiD) Oak Leaf clasp: awarded Sept 1917: Special Mention in Despatches by Gen. Sir Douglas Haig for Gallant Services & Devotion to duty
      Military Cross (MC) awarded Jan 1919: for Distinction of services in connection with Miltiary Operations in France & Flanders
      NZ Long & Efficient Service Medal Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 11 March 2016 - Military Record

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
    SA War with Imperial Forces, England Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 11 March 2016 - Military Record
  • Enlistment
    • WW1 Soldier/Civilian AWMM
      AWMM
    • 9 Mar 1911 at Tauherenikau, Featherston
      14 Oct 1914 at Avondale
      6 Sept 1920 at Auckland Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 11 March 2016 - Military Record
  • Occupation before enlistment
    Staff Sergeant Major, NZ Permanent Staff for the NZ Defence Department Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 11 March 2016 - Military Record
  • Age on enlistment
    1911: 36yrs; 1914: 39yrs; 1920: 45yrs 7mths Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 11 March 2016 - Military Record

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
    Major Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 11 March 2016 - Military Record

Biographical information

Biographical information

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Death

About death

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  • Death
  • Date of death
    26 November 1949 Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 11 March 2016 - Military Record
  • Age at death
    74yrs Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 11 March 2016 - Military Record
  • Place of death
    Plymouth, England Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 11 March 2016 - Military Record
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name

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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
    New Zealand Electronic Text Collection topic page
    http://www.nzetc.org/tm/scholarly/name-130928.html
    Further Reference
  • Documents
    • New Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1914-1919). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force, Volume I. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      Page No: 728 AWMM
    • Beattie, P.J. & Pomeroy, M. (2013-2015). Onward : portraits of the New Zealand Expeditionary Force (vols 1-3). Auckland, New Zealand: Fair Dinkum Publications AWMM
      Vol. 3: Includes portrait AWMM
    • Soutar, M. (2019). Whitiki! Whiti! Whiti! E!: Maori In the First World War. New Zealand: David Bateman Ltd. AWMM
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