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Hori Karaka Te Awarau

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Nominal Roll Vol 1, Page: 716 - No known copyright restrictions

Nominal Roll Vol 1, Page: 716 - No known copyright restrictions

Identity

  • Title
    Priavte Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 12 February 2016 - Military Record
  • Forenames
    Hori Karaka AWMM
  • Surname
    Te Awarau AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    Hori Karaka Te Awarua AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 16/512 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion
    Church of England Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 12 February 2016 - Military Record

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    19 April 1897 Noel Smith and Lyn Griffiths research
  • Date of birth
    19 April 1897 Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 12 February 2016 - Military Record
  • Place of birth
    Waipiro Bay, East Coast Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 12 February 2016 - Military Record
  • Birth notes
    son of Mrs Emma Matehe (mother), Waipiro Bay Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 12 February 2016 - Military Record
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown AWMM Waerengaahika Native College, Gisborne, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs Emma Matehe (mother), Waipiro Bay, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 14 February 1915 AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    Egyptian Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 12 February 2016 - Military Record
  • Armed force / branch
    • Army AWMM
    • Nz maori Contingent Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 12 February 2016 - Military Record
  • Service number
    WWI 16/512 AWMM
  • Military service
    1914-1915 Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 12 February 2016 - Military Record
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards
    1914-1915 Star
    British War & Victory Medals
    Plaque & Scroll # 512959 Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 12 February 2016 - Military Record

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
    Senior Cadets Coy No66 - 1913 Sgt, 1914 Colour Sgt Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 12 February 2016 - Military Record
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
  • Occupation before enlistment
    Student Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 12 February 2016 - Military Record
  • Age on enlistment
    18yrs Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 12 February 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
    Died of Disease, Cause of Death AWMM
    Died of disease AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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    • Listed at Archives New Zealand as Te Awarau and CWGC as Te Awarua AWMM
    • Sept 1915 - Amongst the members of the Maori Contingent, recently reported killed in action were Whare Baker of Waipiro Bay, Rawiri Taewa of Tuparoa, and Hauraki Waiti Waipiro Bay, whilst Hori N. Te Awarau, who died of pneumonia, also belonged to Waipiro Bay. Private George Morgan, wounded, is a relative of Mrs Raiha Morgan, of Gisborne Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 17 January 2016 - Poverty Bay Herald, Volume XLII, Issue 13801, 29 September 1915, Page 4
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Death

About death

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  • Death
    13 September 1915 AWMM
    EgyptNorth Africa AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Alexandria (Chatby) Military and War Memorial Cemetery, Egypt AWMM D. 201. AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name
    • St Mary's Church Memorial Board, Tikitiki near Rangitukia, East Coast, New Zealand AWMM
    • Auckland War Memorial Museum, World War 1 Hall of Memories AWMM

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Sources

Sources

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Contributors

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12 February 2016Lorraine MGisborne, NZResearcher

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