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Charles Mallia

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Nominal Roll Vol 1, Page: 479 - No known copyright restrictions

Nominal Roll Vol 1, Page: 479 - No known copyright restrictions

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Charles AWMM
  • Surname
    Mallia AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 10/3343 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion
    Roman Catholic Public - Sue - Direct descendant - 20 April 2016 - Family fact and buried in the Roman Catholic section of Karori Cemetery, Wellington.
    He was born on 7 June 1892 and died on 2 September 1964, as shown on his headstone of which I have a photo.

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    9 June 1892 AWMM MaltaMediterranean Sea AWMM
  • Date of birth
    7 June 1892 Public - Sue - Direct descendant - 20 April 2016 - Headstone on his grave
  • Place of birth
    Malta Public - Sue - Direct descendant - 20 April 2016 - Family knowledge and military personnel file
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    WW1 Unknown AWMM Saint Patrick's College, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
    He worked as a carpenter, building the altar at St Anthony's Church, Seatoun, Wellington. Public - Sue - Direct descendant - 20 April 2016 - Family knowledge and photo, Wikipedia, Te Aro Encyclopaedia of NZ
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    WW1 G. Mallia (father), 19 Lampuca Street, C. Paula, Malta AWMM
  • Relationship status
    • Pre 13 November 1915 AWMM Single AWMM
    • He met his future wife Mary Hawkins while in England during WW1. They married in Cardiff on 12 August 1917 and she returned to New Zealand with him after Charles was discharged in 1918 Public - Sue - Direct descendant - 20 April 2016 - Family knowledge and military oersonnelmfile (marriage certificate).

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 10/3343 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 23 August 1915 AWMM
    Age 23 AWMM WellingtonNew Zealand AWMM
  • Occupation before enlistment
    Carpenter at St Patrick's College, Wellington Public - Sue - Direct descendant - 20 April 2016 - Family knowledge
  • 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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  • Last rank

Biographical information

Biographical information

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    • Served in WW1 AWMM
    • Charles Mallia's most notable achievement was founding the Institute for Seamen in Wellington. He was subsequently awarded an MBE in the 1948 King's Birthday Honours List (George VI). The award was presented to him by the young Queen Elizabeth in 1953 when she toured New Zealand. Charles received the honour in his capacity as president of the Catholic Maritime League in New Zealand. He was also awarded a Papal Cross in 1948. Public - Sue - Direct descendant - 11 May 2016 - Family information and photos/Wikipedia (honours list)
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Death

About death

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  • Death
    2 September 1964 AWMM
  • Date of death
    2 September 1964 Public - Sue - Direct descendant - 28 April 2016 - Headstone/family knowledge
  • Age at death
    72 years Public - Sue - Direct descendant - 28 April 2016 - Headstone/family knowledge
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
    Karori, Wellington Public - Sue - Direct descendant - 28 April 2016 - Cemetery website
  • Grave reference
    748 O (joint grave with wife in RC section) Public - Sue - Direct descendant - 28 April 2016 - Cemetery website and photo of grave
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name

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  • In loving memory of Grampy. Nola, Sue and Karen.
    Public - Sue - Direct descendant - 20 April 2016
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Sources

Sources

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Contributors

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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
08 June 2016AlexanderNew ZealandResearcher
11 May 2016SueLondon, EnglandDirect descendant
24 April 2016Sue London, EnglandDirect descendant

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