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Robert George Wilson

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  • Service number
    • WWI 19625 AWMM
    • WWII 2/15/682 AWMM
    • WWII 2/15/682 Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 24 April 2016 - Military record
  • Also known as
    • Pini KARAKIAKORE Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 24 April 2016 - Military record
    • Pine Karakia Kare Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 24 April 2016 - Poverty Bay News Paper Reports
  • Armed force / branch
    • Army AWMM
    • WWI: NZ Maori Pioneer Battalion, 15th Reinforcements Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 24 April 2016 - Military Record
    • WWII: 10th Heavy Regt. N.Z.A. Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 24 April 2016 - Military Record
  • Last rank
  • War
Nominal Roll Vol 3 (Roll 57), Page: 38 - No known copyright restrictions

Nominal Roll Vol 3 (Roll 57), Page: 38 - No known copyright restrictions

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Robert George AWMM
  • Surname
    Wilson AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    • Pini KARAKIAKORE Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 24 April 2016 - Military record
    • Pine Karakia Kare Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 24 April 2016 - Poverty Bay News Paper Reports
  • Service number
    • WWI 19625 AWMM
    • WWII 2/15/682 AWMM
    • WWII 2/15/682 Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 24 April 2016 - Military record
  • 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
    3 June 1896 Public Source
  • Date of birth
    • 3 June 1896 Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 24 April 2016 - Military record
    • WWII: 3 June 1900 Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 24 April 2016 - Military Record
  • Place of birth
    • NZ Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 24 April 2016 - Military Record
    • Gisborne, NZ Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 24 April 2016 - Military record
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Brittania Private Hotel, Christchurch Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 24 April 2016 - Military Record
  • Post war occupation
    Labourer for Ministry of Works at Trentham Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 24 April 2016 - Military record
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    • WW1 Miss Emily H. Karakaikore (friend), Bonhay, 46 Wainui Road, Kaiti, Gisborne, New Zealand AWMM
    • WWII: Mr J Kiwi, Wainui Beach, Gisborne Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 24 April 2016 - Military Record
  • 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
    • WWI: NZ Maori Pioneer Battalion, 15th Reinforcements Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 24 April 2016 - Military Record
    • WWII: 10th Heavy Regt. N.Z.A. Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 24 April 2016 - Military Record
  • Service number
    • WWI 19625 AWMM
    • WWII 2/15/682 AWMM
    • WWII 2/15/682 Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 24 April 2016 - Military record
  • Military service
    WWI: 1917-1919; WWII: 1940-1948 Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 24 April 2016 - Military Record
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
    29th Cadets Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 24 April 2016 - Military Record
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    • WW1 Labourer/Civilian AWMM
    • 4 Jan 1917 at Christchurch
      WWII: 10 Feb 1940 at Gisborne Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 24 April 2016 - Military Record
  • Occupation before enlistment
    WWII: Labourer for Gisborne Sheep Farmers Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 24 April 2016 - Military Record
  • Age on enlistment
    20yrs 7mths; WWII: 40yrs 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
    May 1917 suffered Heat Stroke at sea; June 1917 Influenza, May 1918 sick Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 24 April 2016 - Military record

Last known rank

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  • Last rank
    WWI: Private
    WWII: Lance Brigadier Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 24 April 2016 - Military Record

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Robert George Brown gave his parents as William & Mary Wilson when he enlisted 6 Jan 1917 at Christchurch Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 24 April 2016 - Military Record

Death

About death

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  • Death
    10 May 1973 Public Source
  • Date of death
    10 May 1973 Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 24 April 2016 - Military Record & BMD NZ Records
  • Age at death
    74yrs Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 24 April 2016 - Military Record & BMD NZ Records
  • Place of death
    Greytown, Wairarapa, NZ Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 24 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. (1918). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume III. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      57: 38 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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