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Daniel Epiha

Headstone of Private Daniel Epiha (16/1509). Lijssenthoek Military Cemetery, Poperinge, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium. New Zealand War Graves Trust (BECL9741). CC BY-NC-ND 4.0.

Headstone of Private Daniel Epiha (16/1509). Lijssenthoek Military Cemetery, Poperinge, West-Vlaande …

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Daniel AWMM
  • Surname
    Epiha AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 16/1509 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • Date of birth
    22nd Oct 1896 Public - Clarke - Direct descendant - 18 July 2017 - Military Personnel File
  • Place of birth
    Matauri Bay, Northland, New Zealand Public - Clarke - Direct descendant - 18 July 2017 - Military Personnel File
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Matauri Bay, Northland, New Zealand Public - Clarke - Direct descendant - 18 July 2017 - Military Personnel File
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Epiha (father), Matauri Bay, Whangaroa, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Single Public - Clarke - Direct descendant - 18 July 2017 - Military Personnel File

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 16/1509 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
    WW1 Unknown AWMM Farmer/Civilian AWMM
  • 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
    Died of wounds, Cause of Death AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Son of Epiha Netana and Mate Epiha, of Matauri Bay, Kaeo, North Auckland

    Service number also held by Charles Edward Daynes AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    7 October 1917 AWMM
    Age 22 AWMM
    AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
    21 Public - Clarke - Direct descendant - 18 July 2017 - Military Personnel File
  • Place of death
    At Passchendaele in the swamps of Gravenstafel Spur. Public - Clarke - Direct descendant - 18 July 2017 - Te Hokowhitu A Tu
    The Maori Pioneer Battalion in the first world war.
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Lijssenthoek Military Cemetery, Poperinge, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium AWMM XXV. C. 19A. AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name

Roll of Honour

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Leave a note

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  • I am one of the the grand sons of Matere Epiha raised in KeriKeri and a distant relation to Daniel, I am proud to read his name on the roll of honour and he is remembered for his sacrifice and a loved member of our family.
    Public - Warwick - Other Relative - 22 April 2015

Sources

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Contributors

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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
18 July 2017ClarkeRotorua, New ZealandDirect descendant
22 April 2015WarwickChristchurchOther Relative
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