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Paui Paora-Chamberlain

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A gallant Maori. Taken from the New Zealand Graphic 25 January 1911 p18. Sir George Grey Special Collections, Auckland Libraries, NZG-19110125-18-2.

A gallant Maori. Taken from the New Zealand Graphic 25 January 1911 p18. Sir George Grey Special Col …

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Identity

  • Title
    Correct name Public - Moana - Direct descendant - 11 October 2015 - Whakapapa
  • Forenames
    • Paui AWMM
    • Pani Public - Moana - Direct descendant - 11 October 2015 - Whakapapa
  • Surname
    • Paora-Chamberlain AWMM
    • Paora Chamberlain Public - Moana - Direct descendant - 11 October 2015 - Whakapapa
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    • Paul Paora-Chamberlin AWMM
    • Pani Paora AWMM
    • Chamberlin AWMM
  • Service number
    • WWI 16/870 AWMM
    • WWII 803045 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
    Maniapoto/Whare kokowai/Kahungunu Public - Moana - Direct descendant - 11 October 2015 - Whakapapa
  • Waka
  • Rohe
    Hawkes Bay and Otewa Public - Moana - Direct descendant - 11 October 2015 - Whakapapa
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    7 August 1890 AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    WW1 Unknown AWMM Care of F. C. Chamberlain, Khandallah, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    WW1 Mrs Rimi Paora-Chamberlain (wife), Khandallah, Wellington, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 18 September 1915 AWMM Married AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
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  • 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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  • Adopted by an English gentleman T. Chamberlin who bought Chamberlin Island, now Ponui Island in the Hauraki Gulf.

    Was a Freemason.

    Later became a civil engineer. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    16 August 1955 AWMM
  • 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
    Ngāti Maniapoto's WW1 Memorial, Te Tokanganui-a-noho Marae, Te Kuiti AWMM

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Sources

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11 October 2015MoanaWellingtonDirect descendant

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