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William G. Mair

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    William G. AWMM
  • Surname
    Mair AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    • Rangiaowhia (21 February 1864) AWMM
    • Orakau (31 March 1864) AWMM
    • Orakau (31 March 1864) AWMM
    • Matata AWMM
    • Siege of Te Teko AWMM
    • East Coast War AWMM
    • 1868-1872 AWMM
      Campaigns against Te Kooti, 1868-1872 AWMM
    • 1868-1872 AWMM
      Campaigns against Te Kooti, 1868-1872 AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Militia AWMM
  • Service number
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Enlistment
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

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  • Embarkation details

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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  • William G. Mair was one of twelve children to Elizabeth Gilbert Puckey and Gilbert Mair, a merchant trader in kauri gum.

    Two of his brothers, Cpt. Henry Abbott Mair and Cpt. Gilbert Mair, were also both active in the New Zealand Wars. See Henry and Gilbert's individual Cenotaph records for more details. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
  • 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

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  • Memorial name

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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
    NZHistoric Places Trust. The Waikato War website
    http://www.hamiltonwaikato.com/the-waikato-war
    Further Reference
  • Documents
    Gudgeon, T. (1887). The defenders of New Zealand : being a short biography of colonists who distinguished themselves in upholding Her Majesty's supremacy in these islands. Auckland, N.Z.: H. Brett. AWMM
    Gudgeon, Thomas Wayth. Defenders of New Zealand, p. 128-134 AWMM
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