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Pita Tapihana

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  • Service number
    WWI 16/153 AWMM
  • Also known as
    Pita TAPSELL Public - Lorraine Mona - Researcher - 10 June 2023 - https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/175809978/pita-tapsell
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • 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
  • Forenames
    Pita AWMM
  • Surname
    Tapihana AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    Pita TAPSELL Public - Lorraine Mona - Researcher - 10 June 2023 - https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/175809978/pita-tapsell
  • Service number
    WWI 16/153 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi / Hapū / Waka / Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    30 October 1888 AWMM MaketuWestern Bay of Plenty AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    WW1 Unknown AWMM Oponae, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    WW1 Ngatai Tapihana, Maketu, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 14 February 1915 AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    1915-1916 Gallipoli AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 16/153 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW1 Unknown AWMM AWMM
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • 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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Death

About death

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  • Death
    3 September 1959 AWMM
  • Date of death
    30 September 1959 Public - Lorraine Mona - Researcher - 10 June 2023 - https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/175809978/pita-tapsell
  • Age at death
    70yrs Public - Lorraine Mona - Researcher - 10 June 2023 - https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/175809978/pita-tapsell
  • Place of death
    Te Puke, Bay of Plenty, NZ Public - Lorraine Mona - Researcher - 10 June 2023 - https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/175809978/pita-tapsell
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
    Maketu Cemetery, Bay of Plenty NZ Public - Lorraine Mona - Researcher - 10 June 2023 - https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/175809978/pita-tapsell
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  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

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Contributors

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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
10 June 2023Lorraine MonaGisborne Researcher
12 March 2016AWMMAucklandResearcher

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