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Mick Tapine

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  • Service number
    WWI 16/746 AWMM
  • Also known as
  • Armed force / branch
    • Army AWMM
    • 2nd NZ Maori Pioneer Battalion Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 1 March 2016 - Miltiary Record
  • Last rank
  • War
Nominal Roll Vol 1, Page: 710 - No known copyright restrictions

Nominal Roll Vol 1, Page: 710 - No known copyright restrictions

Identity

  • Title
    Private Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 1 March 2016 - Military Record
  • Forenames
    Mick AWMM
  • Surname
    Tapine AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 16/746 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion
    Church of England Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 1 March 2016 - Military Record

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    12 December 1892 Public Source
  • Date of birth
    12 December 1892 Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 1 March 2016 - Military Record
  • Place of birth
    Wairoa, HB, NZ Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 1 March 2016 - Military Record
  • Birth notes
    son of Mrs Heremia Tapopo (mother) Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 1 March 2016 - Military Record
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown AWMM Wairoa, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    • Mrs Heremia Tapopo (mother), Wairoa, Hawke's Bay, New Zealand AWMM
    • uncle - Eru Mete of Wairoa Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 1 March 2016 - Military Record
  • Relationship status
    • Pre 18 September 1915 AWMM Single AWMM
    • 1920 married Makere Te Naera Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 1 March 2016 - Military Record & research

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    Egyptian, Egyptian EF & Western European Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 1 March 2016 - Miltiary Record
  • Armed force / branch
    • Army AWMM
    • 2nd NZ Maori Pioneer Battalion Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 1 March 2016 - Miltiary Record
  • Service number
    WWI 16/746 AWMM
  • Military service
    1915-1919 Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 1 March 2016 - Miltiary Record
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards
    1914-1915 Star
    British War Medal
    Victory Medal Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 1 March 2016 - Military Record

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    • WW1 Unknown AWMM WellingtonNew Zealand AWMM
    • 8 June 1915 at Wairoa
      8 July 1915 at Takapuna Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 1 March 2016 - Military Record
  • Occupation before enlistment
    Labourer Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 1 March 2016 - Military Record
  • Age on enlistment
    22yrs Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 1 March 2016 - Military Record

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
    Private Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 1 March 2016 - Military Record

Biographical information

Biographical information

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Death

About death

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  • Death
    8 January 1974 Public Source
  • Date of death
    8 January 1974 Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 29 February 2016 - Military Record
  • Age at death
    76 yrs Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 29 February 2016 - Military Record
  • Place of death
    Gisborne, NZ Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 29 February 2016 - Military Record
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
    TAruheru Cemetery, Gisborne Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 29 February 2016 - Military Record
  • Grave reference
    Block RSA; Plot 692; Warrant # 13647 Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 29 February 2016 - Military Record
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name

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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
    Military personnel file
    http://www.archway.archives.govt.nz/ViewFullItem.do?code=7823799
    Further Reference
  • Documents
    • New Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1914-1919). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force, Volume I. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      Page No: 710 AWMM
    • Soutar, M. (2019). Whitiki! Whiti! Whiti! E!: Maori In the First World War. New Zealand: David Bateman Ltd. AWMM

Contributors

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01 March 2016Lorraine MGisborne, NZResearcher

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