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Romana Ratima

  • Service number
    WWI 16/94 AWMM
  • Also known as
    Remana Ratima AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Last rank
  • War
Private Romana Ratima, killed in action. Taken from the supplement to the Auckland Weekly News 30 September 1915 p045. Sir George Grey Special Collections, Auckland Libraries, AWNS-19150930-45-10. Image has no known copyright restrictions.

Private Romana Ratima, killed in action. Taken from the supplement to the Auckland Weekly News 30 Se …

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Romana AWMM
  • Surname
    Ratima AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    Remana Ratima AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 16/94 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    • Unknown AWMM Whakatane, New Zealand AWMM
    • Unknown AWMM Unknown address AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    • Wharekohuru Romana, Poroporo, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand AWMM
    • Mrs Wharekohuru Romana (mother), Poroporo, Whakatane, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status

Service

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 16/94 AWMM
  • Military service
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Training and Enlistment

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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

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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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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
      Vol1: 603 AWMM
    • New Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1917). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume II. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      45: 34 AWMM
    • Beattie, P.J. & Pomeroy, M. (2013-2020). Onward : portraits of the New Zealand Expeditionary Force (vols 1-5). Auckland, New Zealand: Fair Dinkum Publications AWMM
      Vol. 4: Includes portrait AWMM
    • Soutar, M. (2019). Whitiki! Whiti! Whiti! E!: Maori In the First World War. New Zealand: David Bateman Ltd. AWMM

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19 July 2015Lorraine MGisborne, NZResearcher

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