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Henry Tai Leef

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Gravestone, Pakanae Cemetery - No known copyright restrictions

Gravestone, Pakanae Cemetery - No known copyright restrictions

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Henry Tai AWMM
  • Surname
    Leef AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    • Taui Henare Riwhi AWMM
    • H. Leefie Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 6 March 2016 - Newspaper Reports
  • Service number
    WWI 20797 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
    Hokianga Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 6 March 2016 - Research
  • Religion
    Church of England Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 6 March 2016 - Military Record

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    18 November 1894 Public Source
  • Date of birth
    18 November 1894 Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 6 March 2016 - Military Record
  • Place of birth
    Whirinaki, Hokianga Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 6 March 2016 - Military Record
  • Birth notes
    son of Tai Leef Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 6 March 2016 - Military Record
  • Address before enlistment
    Whirinaki Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 6 March 2016 - Military Record
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    WW1 Tai Leef (father), Whirinaki, Hokianga, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    single Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 6 March 2016 - Military Record

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    Western European Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 6 March 2016 - Military Record
  • Armed force / branch
    • Army AWMM
    • NZ Maori Pioneer Battalion 18th Reinforcements Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 6 March 2016 - Military Record
  • Service number
    WWI 20797 AWMM
  • Military service
    1916-1919 Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 6 March 2016 - Military Record
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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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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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • BMD NZ Records: Taui Henry Leef died 1934/35 aged 38yrs
    Family records: Henry Taui Leef died 12 Dec 1935 (born 12 Aug 1895) = 40yrs Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 6 March 2016 - Research

Death

About death

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  • Death
    1935 AWMM
    Age 45 AWMM
    HokiangaNorthland AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Pakanae Cemetery, Cemetery Road, Opononi, Northland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • References
    • McDonald, W. (2013). Honours and Awards to the New Zealand Expeditionary Force in the Great War, 1914-1918. (3rd ed.). Hamilton, N.Z.: Richard Stowers. AWMM
    • New Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1917). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume II. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      43: 36 AWMM
    • Soutar, M. (2019). Whitiki! Whiti! Whiti! E!: Maori In the First World War. New Zealand: David Bateman Ltd. AWMM

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07 March 2016Lorraine M Gisborne, NZResearcher

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