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WWI 16/991 AWMM
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Unknown AWMM Ahipara, New Zealand AWMM
Post war occupation
Next of kin on embarkation
John Taipari (father), Ahipara, New Zealand AWMM
Pre 18 September 1915 AWMM Single AWMM
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WW1 13 April 1918 AWMM Private AWMM
Surname recorded as Taipari on Nominal Rolls, as Taipara on Archives New Zealand
Member of the Maori Pioneer Battalion attached to the New Zealand Tunnelling Company.
43 members of the NZ (Maori) Pioneers served with the New Zealand Tunnelling Company and assisted in the late 1916 early 1917 preparations of the Arras caverns for the Battle of Arras. AWMM
8 October 1957 AWMM
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e te tupuna, nga mihi kia koe. I whawhai koe mo tatou nga uri Taipari o te kainga nei, he mihi miharo.
Public - Rueben - Other Relative - 22 May 2015
- New Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1914-1919). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force, Volume I. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
Page No: 709 AWMM
- Soutar, M. (2019). Whitiki! Whiti! Whiti! E!: Maori In the First World War. New Zealand: David Bateman Ltd. AWMM
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