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Billy Hoani

Nominal Roll Vol 2 (Roll 41), Page: 40 - No known copyright restrictions
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  • Title
  • Forenames
    Billy AWMM
  • Surname
    Hoani AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 20693 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

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 Ellen Hoani (mother), Motukaraka, Hokianga, North Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status


Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 20693 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW1 Unknown AWMM Bushman/Civilian AWMM
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment


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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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About death

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  • Death
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference



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  • Memorial name

Roll of Honour

Remember Billy Hoani by laying a poppy.

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  • Another year gone I wish I could have met you Papa thank you for all that you have done for us we all love you and are so proud of you love you always Papa from your mokopuna atareiria lest we forget God bless you and all the servicemen that fought for us 💕❤️💕
    Public - Atareiria - Child - 25 April 2017
  • Proud and honoured to be yours Papa you will be forever in our hearts your mokopuna Arohanui Ramari Hoani
    Public - Ramari - Other Relative - 26 April 2015
  • Lest we forget So proud of you Papa you fought so that us your mokopuna could have a better life - you paid with your health and ultimately your life love you always xxx Atareiria
    Public - atareiria - Child - 26 April 2015



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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
      41: 40 AWMM
    • Soutar, M. (2019). Whitiki! Whiti! Whiti! E!: Maori In the First World War. New Zealand: David Bateman Ltd. AWMM


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26 April 2015RamariwhangareiOther Relative
26 April 2015atareiriaKERIKERIChild
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