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Wiremu Huriwai

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  • Service number
    WWI 16/612 AWMM
  • Also known as
  • Armed force / branch
    • Army AWMM
    • 3rd NZ Maori Pioneer Btn transferred to 19th Reinforcements Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 3 March 2016 - Military Record
  • Last rank
  • War
Nominal Roll Vol 3 (Roll 68), Page: 16 - No known copyright restrictions

Nominal Roll Vol 3 (Roll 68), Page: 16 - No known copyright restrictions

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Wiremu AWMM
  • Surname
    Huriwai AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 16/612 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion
    Church of England Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 3 March 2016 - Military record

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    15 November 1894 Public Source
  • Date of birth
    15 November 1894 Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 3 March 2016 - Military Record
  • Place of birth
    Port Awanui Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 3 March 2016 - Military Record
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Horoera, East Coast Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 3 March 2016 - Military Record
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs Heni Huriwai (mother), Bay of Islands, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    single Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 3 March 2016 - Military Record

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    Western European Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 3 March 2016 - Military Record
  • Armed force / branch
    • Army AWMM
    • 3rd NZ Maori Pioneer Btn transferred to 19th Reinforcements Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 3 March 2016 - Military Record
  • Service number
    WWI 16/612 AWMM
  • Military service
    Oct 1915-Nov 1915; 1917-1919 Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 3 March 2016 - Military Record
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards
    British War & Victory Medal Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 3 March 2016 - Military record

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    • WW1 Unknown AWMM Labourer/Civilian AWMM
    • 14 Oct 1915 at Takapuna (discharged as unfit 30/11/1915)
      3 Apr 1917 at Narrow Neck Camp, Takapuna Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 3 March 2016 - Military Record
  • Occupation before enlistment
    labourer for F W Metcalf Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 3 March 2016 - Military Record
  • Age on enlistment
    22yr Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 3 March 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

Biographical information

Biographical information

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Death

About death

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  • Death
    1952 AWMM
    Age 61 AWMM
    New Zealand AWMM
  • Date of death
    15 February 1952 Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 3 March 2016 - Military Record & BMD NZ Records
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
    Whakaangiangi, Te Araroa Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 3 March 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

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Contributors

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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
03 March 2016Lorraine MGisborne, NZResearcher

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