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Penetana Wharehinga

  • Service number
    WWI 20681 AWMM
  • Also known as
  • Armed force / branch
    • Army AWMM
    • NZ Maori Pioneer Battalion, 7th Reinforcements Public - Lorriane M - Researcher - 23 April 2016 - Military record
  • Last rank
  • War
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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Penetana AWMM
  • Surname
    Wharehinga AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 20681 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion
    Church of England Public - Lorriane M - Researcher - 23 April 2016 - Military Record

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • Date of birth
    6 May 1896 Public - Lorriane M - Researcher - 23 April 2016 - Military record
  • Place of birth
    Port Awanui, East Coast, NZ Public - Lorriane M - Researcher - 23 April 2016 - Military record
  • Birth notes
    son Rana Wharehinga & Emma Terua. Public - Lorriane M - Researcher - 23 April 2016 - Military record
  • Address before enlistment
    Tolaga Bay, East Coast, NZ Public - Lorriane M - Researcher - 23 April 2016 - Military record
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    • Rana Wharehiga (father), Awanui, North Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
    • father: Rana Wharehinga of Port Awanui, East Coast, NZ
      late of Rangitukia, Waiapu Public - Lorriane M - Researcher - 23 April 2016 - Military record & Research
  • Relationship status
    single Public - Lorriane M - Researcher - 23 April 2016 - Military record

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    Western European Public - Lorriane M - Researcher - 23 April 2016 - Military record
  • Armed force / branch
    • Army AWMM
    • NZ Maori Pioneer Battalion, 7th Reinforcements Public - Lorriane M - Researcher - 23 April 2016 - Military record
  • Service number
    WWI 20681 AWMM
  • Military service
    1916-1919 Public - Lorriane M - Researcher - 23 April 2016 - Military record
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards
    British War Medal
    Victory Medal Public - Lorriane M - Researcher - 23 April 2016 - Military Record

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment
    20yrs Public - Lorriane M - Researcher - 23 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 - Lorriane M - Researcher - 23 April 2016 - Military record

Biographical information

Biographical information

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Death

About death

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  • Death
  • Date of death
    16 September 1930 Public - Lorriane M - Researcher - 23 April 2016 - Military record & BMD NZ Records
  • Age at death
    38yrs Public - Lorriane M - Researcher - 23 April 2016 - Military record & BMD NZ Records
  • Place of death
    Tolaga Bay, East Coast, NZ Public - Lorriane M - Researcher - 23 April 2016 - Military record & BMD NZ Records
  • 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

Sources

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  • External links
  • Documents
    • New Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1917). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume II. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      38: 40 AWMM
    • Soutar, M. (2019). Whitiki! Whiti! Whiti! E!: Maori In the First World War. New Zealand: David Bateman Ltd. AWMM

Contributors

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DateNameLocationRelationshipContact
18 May 2016NgaioWellingtonOther relative
23 April 2016Lorraine MGisborne, NZResearcher
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