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Karauria Kingi

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  • Service number
    WWI 16/528 AWMM
  • Also known as
    Karau-ria Klngi AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    • Army AWMM
    • NZ Maori Pioneer Battalion Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 21 July 2015 - 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 New Zealand Maori Contingent, 1915. Auckl …

Identity

  • Title
    Private Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 21 July 2015 - Military Record
  • Forenames
    Karauria AWMM
  • Surname
    Kingi AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    Karau-ria Klngi AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 16/528 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion
    Church of England Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 21 July 2015 - Military Record

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    23 February 1895 Public Source
  • Date of birth
    23 February 1895 Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 21 July 2015 - Military Record
  • Place of birth
    • Te Karaka Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 21 July 2015 - Military Record
    • correction - born at Waihirere, Gisborne Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 21 July 2015 - Military Record
  • Birth notes
    son of Tuteari Kingi of Te Karaka Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 21 July 2015 - Military Record
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown AWMM Waerengaahika, Gisborne, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
    Living in Gisborne area Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 21 July 2015 - Newspaper Reports
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Tuteari Kingi (father), Te Karaka, Gisborne, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 14 February 1915 AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    Egyptian & EF, Gallipoli, & Western European Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 21 July 2015 - Military Record
  • Armed force / branch
    • Army AWMM
    • NZ Maori Pioneer Battalion Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 21 July 2015 - Military Record
  • Service number
    WWI 16/528 AWMM
  • Military service
    1915-1919 Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 21 July 2015 - Military Record
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards
    • British War & Victory Medals Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 21 July 2015 - Military Record
    • 1914-1915 Star Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 11 January 2016 - Military record

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
    4 yrs senior cadets Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 21 July 2015 - Military Record
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
  • Occupation before enlistment
    Labourer at Waerenga-a-hika, Gisborne Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 21 July 2015 - Military Record
  • Age on enlistment
    20 yrs Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 21 July 2015 - 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
    Private Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 21 July 2015 - Military record

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • This War Medal was sold at auction details below:
    Sale Title: The Gibson Collection of Orders, Decorations & Medals
    Auction House: Webb's
    Auction Location: Auckland
    Date: 09/04/2014
    1914-15 Star. (no ribbon): 16/528 Pte K Kingi, NZEF. Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 21 July 2015 - http://www.antiquesreporter.com.au/index.cfm/lot/697659-1914-15-star-no-ribbon-16-528-pte-k-kingi-nzef/

Death

About death

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  • Death
    31 July 1957 Public Source
  • Date of death
    31 July 1957 Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 21 July 2015 - Gisborne Cemetery Records
  • Age at death
    63 yrs Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 21 July 2015 - Gisborne Cemetery Records
  • Place of death
    Gisborne, NZ Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 21 July 2015 - Gisborne Cemetery Records
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
    Taruheru Cemetery, Gisborne Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 21 July 2015 - Gisborne Cemetery Records
  • Grave reference
    Block RSA; Plot 302; Warrant # 8382 Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 21 July 2015 - Gisborne Cemetery Records
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • 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: 396 AWMM
    • New Zealand. Army. 1st Maori Contingent. Scroll of the 1st New Zealand Maori Contingent, 1915. Auckland War Memorial Museum Library. MS-624. AWMM
    • Soutar, M. (2019). Whitiki! Whiti! Whiti! E!: Maori In the First World War. New Zealand: David Bateman Ltd. AWMM

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11 January 2016Lorraine MGisborne, NZResearcher

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