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David John

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  • Service number
    WWI 16/1452 AWMM
  • Also known as
    David John Pomana Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 8 April 2016 - http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~sooty/1919westmorelandgisborne.html
  • Armed force / branch
    • Army AWMM
    • 5th NZ Maori Pioneer Battalion Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 8 April 2016 - Military Record
  • Last rank
  • War
Nominal Roll Vol 2 (Roll 37), Page: 37 - No known copyright restrictions

Nominal Roll Vol 2 (Roll 37), Page: 37 - No known copyright restrictions

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    David AWMM
  • Surname
    John AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    David John Pomana Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 8 April 2016 - http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~sooty/1919westmorelandgisborne.html
  • Service number
    WWI 16/1452 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion
    Church of England Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 8 April 2016 - Military record

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    Jan 1895 Public Source
  • Date of birth
    Jan 1895 Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 8 April 2016 - Military Record
  • Place of birth
    Nuhaka, HB, NZ Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 8 April 2016 - Military Record
  • Birth notes
    son of John & Oreti Pomana Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 8 April 2016 - Military Record
  • Address before enlistment
    Ruakituri, Matawai, Gisborne Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 8 April 2016 - Military Record
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs Oreti Pamana (mother), Nuhaka, Hawke's Bay, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    single Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 8 April 2016 - Military Record

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    Western European Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 8 April 2016 - Military Record
  • Armed force / branch
    • Army AWMM
    • 5th NZ Maori Pioneer Battalion Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 8 April 2016 - Military Record
  • Service number
    WWI 16/1452 AWMM
  • Military service
    1916-1919 Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 8 April 2016 - Military Record
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards
    British War Medal
    Victory Medal Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 8 April 2016 - Military Record

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment
    21yrs Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 8 April 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 - 8 April 2016 - Military record

Biographical information

Biographical information

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Death

About death

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  • Death
    20 July 1919 Public Source
  • Date of death
    20 July 1919 Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 8 April 2016 - Military Record
  • Age at death
    abt. 24yrs Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 8 April 2016 - estimated
  • Place of death
    Nuhaka, HB Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 8 April 2016 - Military Record
  • Cause of death
    Pericardium Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 8 April 2016 - Military Record
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name
    Auckland War Memorial Museum, World War 1 Hall of Memories AWMM

Roll of Honour

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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • References
    • The ulima-roarer : a collection of wails & fishy stories, etc., from the Indian Ocean. (1916). [Indian Ocean]: [15th Reinforcements]. 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
      37: 37 AWMM
    • Soutar, M. (2019). Whitiki! Whiti! Whiti! E!: Maori In the First World War. New Zealand: David Bateman Ltd. AWMM
    • Roll of Honour, Auckland Province (digital copy), 1914 - 1919. Auckland War Memorial Museum Library. MS-2016-2. AWMM

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08 April 2016Lorraine MGisborne, NZResearcher

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