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WW1 Mrs Aifai Ah Mu (wife), Apia, Samoa, Pacific Islands AWMM
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- Height, Unknown Period AWMM
5 feet 8 inches AWMM
- Weight, Unknown Period AWMM
130 pounds AWMM
- Eye colour, Unknown Period AWMM
- Complexion, Unknown Period AWMM
- Hair colour, Unknown Period AWMM
Son of John Ah Mu.
Husband of Aifai Ah Mu, Apia
Served 3 years 91 days.
Punished April 1916 for unlawfully assembling at the Central Police Station; confined to barracks 14 days.
Name is spelled Mologa on service record including in signature. Name is spelled Maloga on the Nominal Roll.
One of the few Chinese Samoan servicemen to serve during WWI. AWMM
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Mologa Ah Mu
As a kid I would go with my mama (your daughter Neise) to the dawn parades and I can remember the stories she would tell me about you. My dad was named after you. How greatfull I am to be from this bloodline. A great man.
Public - Oscar Thomas - Direct descendant - 6 April 2018
This tribute is on behalf of my father - your first born son who carried your name Mologa (Jnr).
' LEST WE FORGET '
Public - Wilma - Direct descendant - 7 August 2016
From my mother, one of your many granddaughters.
Thank you for your service to our family and country.
Public - Jason - Other Relative - 25 April 2015
- New Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1917). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume II. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
31: 26 AWMM
- Kennedy, A. (2015). Chinese Anzacs : Australians of Chinese descent in the defence forces 1885-1919 (revised to include New Zealand-born Chinese of the New Zealand Expeditionary Force 1914-1919) (2nd ed). Wellington: New Zealand Chinese Association. AWMM
- Cowan, J. (1926). The Maoris in the Great War. Auckland, N.Z.: Maori Regimental Committee by Whitcombe & Tombs. AWMM
- Liava'a, C. (2013). Le fitafita mai Samoa = The force from Samoa : soldiers from the Samoan Islands in the Great War. Auckland, N.Z.: Polygraphia. AWMM
- Weddell, H. (2016). Soldiers from the Pacific : the story of Pacific Island soldiers in the New Zealand Expeditionary Force in World War One. Wellington, New Zealand : Defence of New Zealand Study Group. AWMM
- Beattie, P.J. & Pomeroy, M. (2013-2015). Onward : portraits of the New Zealand Expeditionary Force (vols 1-3). Auckland, New Zealand: Fair Dinkum Publications AWMM
Vol. 4: Includes portrait AWMM
- Soutar, M. (2019). Whitiki! Whiti! Whiti! E!: Maori In the First World War. New Zealand: David Bateman Ltd. AWMM
|06 April 2018||Oscar Thomas||Auckland ||Direct descendant||
|07 August 2016||Wilma||Sydney Australia||Direct descendant||
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