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Joe Hawira

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  • Service number
    WWI 16/1550 AWMM
  • Also known as
  • Armed force / branch
    • Army AWMM
    • 4th NZ Maori (Pioneer) Battalion Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 10 February 2016 - Military Record
  • Last rank
  • War
Nominal Roll Vol 2 (Roll 31), Page: 26 - No known copyright restrictions

Nominal Roll Vol 2 (Roll 31), Page: 26 - No known copyright restrictions

Identity

  • Title
    Private Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 10 February 2016 - Military record
  • Forenames
    Joe AWMM
  • Surname
    Hawira AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 16/1550 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion
    Roman Catholic Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 10 February 2016 - Military record

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    16 September 1879 AWMM
  • Date of birth
    16 Sept 1879 Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 10 February 2016 - Military Record
  • Place of birth
    Kaingaroa, Bay of Plenty Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 10 February 2016 - Military Record
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    99 Bell St, Wanganui Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 10 February 2016 - Military Record
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs J. Hawira (wife), Halcombe, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    1907 married Huia Ngapo
    1908 married Matiti R Hue in Onepuhi
    father of 2 children Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 10 February 2016 - Military Record

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    Egyptian E F & Western European Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 10 February 2016 - Military Record
  • Armed force / branch
    • Army AWMM
    • 4th NZ Maori (Pioneer) Battalion Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 10 February 2016 - Military Record
  • Service number
    WWI 16/1550 AWMM
  • Military service
    1916-1918 Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 10 February 2016 - Military Record
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards
    • Mentioned in Despatches (MiD) AWMM
      28 December 1917 AWMM
      By Field Marshall Sir Douglas Haig for distinguished and gallant services and devotion to duty. AWMM
    • British War Medal (1914-1920) AWMM
    • Victory Medal AWMM
    • British War & Victory Medals
      MiD (Mentioned in Dispatches) for Distinguished & Gallant Services & Devation to Duty - by Field Marshal Sir Douglas Haig Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 10 February 2016 - Military Record

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment
    37yrs Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 10 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

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
    5 April 1946 Public Source
  • Date of death
    5 April 1946 Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 10 February 2016 - Military Record
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
    Tokorangi, NZ Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 10 February 2016 - Military Record
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name

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Sources

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  • External links
  • References
    • HMNZT 52.The bugle call of the 12th NZ Reinforcements : being the souvenir number of The Mokoia chronicle.(1916). On board ship: Published on board H.M.N.Z. Transport no. 52 "S.S. Mokoia". AWMM
      Military Service Record AWMM
    • New Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1917). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume II. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      31: 26 AWMM
    • Soutar, M. (2019). Whitiki! Whiti! Whiti! E!: Maori In the First World War. New Zealand: David Bateman Ltd. AWMM

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10 February 2016Lorraine MGisborne, NZResearcher

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