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Rawira H. Wilson

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  • Service number
    WWI 20765 AWMM
  • Also known as
  • Armed force / branch
    • Army AWMM
    • NZ Maori Pioneer Battalion, 9th Reinforcements Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 24 April 2016 - Military Record
  • Last rank
  • War
Nominal Roll Vol 2 (Roll 43), Page: 36 - No known copyright restrictions

Nominal Roll Vol 2 (Roll 43), Page: 36 - No known copyright restrictions

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    • Rawira H. AWMM
    • Rawiri Te Anau Hiko Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 24 April 2016 - Military Record (Death Notification)
  • Surname
    Wilson AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 20765 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion
    Church of England Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 24 April 2016 - Military Record

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    27 October 1895 Public Source
  • Date of birth
    27 October 1895 Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 24 April 2016 - Military Record
  • Place of birth
    Wairoa, H.B., NZ Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 24 April 2016 - Military Record
  • Birth notes
    mother: Ka Wilson of Whakapu, Wairoa Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 24 April 2016 - Military Record
  • Address before enlistment
    North Clyde, Wairoa Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 24 April 2016 - Military Record
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs Hannah Martha Wairoa (cousin), Wairoa, Hawke's Bay, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    single Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 24 April 2016 - Military Record

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    Western European Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 24 April 2016 - Military Record
  • Armed force / branch
    • Army AWMM
    • NZ Maori Pioneer Battalion, 9th Reinforcements Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 24 April 2016 - Military Record
  • Service number
    WWI 20765 AWMM
  • Military service
    1916-1919 Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 24 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 - 24 April 2016 - Military record

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    • WW1 Unknown AWMM Labourer/Civilian AWMM
    • 28 June 1916 at Narrow Neck Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 24 April 2016 - Military Record
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment
    22yrs Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 24 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 - 24 April 2016 - Military Record

Biographical information

Biographical information

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Death

About death

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  • Death
    4 June 1962 Public Source
  • Date of death
    4 June 1962 Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 24 April 2016 - Military Record
  • Age at death
    76yrs ?? 66-67yrs Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 24 April 2016 - Military Record (BMD NZ Records gives age as 76yrs, by birthdate given in Military Records age should be 66yrs
  • Place of death
    Tekapau, NZ Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 24 April 2016 - Military Record
  • 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

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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
      43: 36 AWMM
    • Soutar, M. (2019). Whitiki! Whiti! Whiti! E!: Maori In the First World War. New Zealand: David Bateman Ltd. AWMM

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24 April 2016Lorraine MGisborne, NZResearcher

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