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Paroa Apanui

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Identity

  • Title
    Private Public - Josephine - Other relative - 25 April 2016 - Whanau
  • Forenames
    Paroa AWMM
  • Surname
    Apanui AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 20610 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
    Te Whakatohea Public - Josephine - Other relative - 25 April 2016 - Whanau
  • Hapū
    Ngai-Tama Haua Public - Josephine - Other relative - 25 April 2016 - Whanau
  • Waka
    Mataatua Public - Josephine - Other relative - 25 April 2016 - Whanau
  • Rohe
    Whakatohea Public - Josephine - Other relative - 25 April 2016 - Whanau
  • Religion
    Hahi Ringatū Public - Josephine - Other relative - 25 April 2016 - Whanau

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs Raria Apanui (mother), Otara, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 20610 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Enlistment
    WW1 Unknown AWMM Farmer/Civilian AWMM
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment

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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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Member of the Maori Pioneer Battalion attached to the New Zealand Tunnelling Company.

    43 members of the NZ (Maori) Pioneers served with the New Zealand Tunnelling Company and assisted in the late 1916 early 1917 preparations of the Arras caverns for the Battle of Arras. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    4 April 1953 AWMM
    Age 62 AWMM
    AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Opotiki Public Cemetery, St John Street / Duke Street & State Highway 2, Opotiki, New Zealand AWMM RSA 29 Soldiers mem AWMM
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  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name

Roll of Honour

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Sources

Sources

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Contributors

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DateNameLocationRelationshipContact
25 April 2016JosephineAustralia Direct descendant
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