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Nuia Runga Runga

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  • Service number
    WWI 20757 AWMM
  • Also known as
  • Armed force / branch
    • Army AWMM
    • NZ Maori Pioneer Battalion 8th Reinforcements Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 17 April 2016 - Military Record
  • Last rank
  • War
Nominal Roll Vol 2 (Roll 41), Page: 40 - No known copyright restrictions

Nominal Roll Vol 2 (Roll 41), Page: 40 - No known copyright restrictions

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Nuia AWMM
  • Surname
    Runga Runga AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 20757 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion
    Church of England Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 17 April 2016 - Military Record

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    • 15 December 1895 Public Source
    • 15 December 1897 Public Source
  • Date of birth
    • 15 December 1895 Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 17 April 2016 - Military Record
    • at Discharge in 1919 gave birthdate as 15 December 1897 Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 17 April 2016 - Military Record
  • Place of birth
    Tokomaru Bay, East Coast Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 17 April 2016 - Military Record
  • Birth notes
    son of Wiremu Runga Runga & and Riria Peehi Rupene Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 17 April 2016 - Military Record & Research
  • Address before enlistment
    Tokomaru Bay, NZ Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 17 April 2016 - Military Record
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Wiremu Runga Runga (father), Tokomaru Bay, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    single
    1927 married Bella Manuel Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 17 April 2016 - Military Record & Research

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    Western European Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 17 April 2016 - Military Record
  • Armed force / branch
    • Army AWMM
    • NZ Maori Pioneer Battalion 8th Reinforcements Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 17 April 2016 - Military Record
  • Service number
    WWI 20757 AWMM
  • Military service
    1916-1919 Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 17 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 - 17 April 2016 - Military Record

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
    Te Aute College Cadets Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 17 April 2016 - Military Record
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    • WW1 Unknown AWMM Labourer/Civilian AWMM
    • 24 June 19156 at Narrow Neck Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 17 April 2016 - Military Record
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment
    20yrs 6mths (actually 18-19yrs) Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 17 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
    May 1917 GSW right buttock; Sep 1917 GSW to thigh; 1918 suffered from scabbies/Dermatitis/Impetigo Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 17 April 2016 - Military record

Last known rank

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  • Last rank
    Lance Corporal Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 17 April 2016 - Military Record

Biographical information

Biographical information

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Death

About death

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  • Death
    11 May 1948 Public Source
  • Date of death
    11 May 1948 Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 17 April 2016 - Military Record & BMD NZ Records
  • Age at death
    50yrs Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 17 April 2016 - Military Record & BMD NZ Records
  • Place of death
    Tokomaru Bay, East Coast, NZ Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 17 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

Roll of Honour

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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • References
    • 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

Contributors

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27 June 2022Lorraine MonaGisborneResearcher
17 April 2016Lorraine MGisborne, NZResearcher

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