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Kereopa Wharehinga

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  • Service number
    WWI 16/787 AWMM
  • Also known as
  • Armed force / branch
    • Army AWMM
    • 2nd Maori Pioneer Battalion Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 14 October 2015 - Military Record
  • Last rank
    WW1 Private AWMM
  • War
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Identity

  • Title
    Private Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 14 October 2015 - Military Record
  • Forenames
    Kereopa AWMM
  • Surname
    Wharehinga AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 16/787 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion
    Church of England Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 14 October 2015 - Military Record

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    1896 Public Source
  • Date of birth
    1896 Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 14 October 2015 - Military Record
  • Place of birth
    Rangitukia, Waiapu, East Coast, NZ Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 14 October 2015 - Military Record
  • Birth notes
    son of Raana Wharehinga of Rangitukia Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 14 October 2015 - Military Record
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown AWMM Rangitukia, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Raana Wharehinga (father), Rangitukia, via Gisborne, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 18 September 1915 AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    Egyptian, Egyptian E.F. & Western European Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 14 October 2015 - Military Record
  • Armed force / branch
    • Army AWMM
    • 2nd Maori Pioneer Battalion Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 14 October 2015 - Military Record
  • Service number
    WWI 16/787 AWMM
  • Military service
    1915-1919 Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 14 October 2015 - Military Record
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards
    1914-1915 Star
    British War & Victory Medals Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 14 October 2015 - Military record

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
  • Occupation before enlistment
    Labourer Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 14 October 2015 - Military Record
  • Age on enlistment
    19 yrs 6mths Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 14 October 2015 - 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
    WW1 Unknown AWMM Private AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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Death

About death

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  • Death
    2 March 1969 AWMM
    Age 74 AWMM
    AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
    Tolaga Bay, East Coast, NZ Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 14 October 2015 - Gisborne's Cemeteries' Records
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Tolaga Bay Cemetery, Ferneaux Street, Tolaga Bay, Gisborne District, New Zealand AWMM Block TOLRS Plot 35 AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
    Block TOLDRS Plot 35; Warrant # 343 Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 14 October 2015 - Gisborne's Cemeteries' Records
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name

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Sources

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Contributors

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14 October 2015Lorraine MGisborne, NZResearcher

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