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Paratene Purewa Ngata

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  • Service number
    WWI 19771 AWMM
  • Also known as
  • Armed force / branch
    • Army AWMM
    • NZ Maori Pioneer Battalion, 19th Reinforcements Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 11 April 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
    Paratene Purewa AWMM
  • Surname
    Ngata AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 19771 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion
    Church of England Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 11 April 2016 - Military record

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    26 February 1897 Public Source
  • Date of birth
    26 February 1897 Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 11 April 2016 - Military Record
  • Place of birth
    Remuera, Auckland NZ Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 11 April 2016 - Military Record
  • Birth notes
    Son of Apirana Ngata & Arihia Kane Tamati Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 11 April 2016 - Military Record
  • Address before enlistment
    Waiomatatini, East Coast Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 11 April 2016 - Military Record
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Aperana Turupa Ngata (father), Waiomatatini, East Coast, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    single
    1921 married Hana Koha Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 11 April 2016 - Military Record

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    Western European Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 11 April 2016 - Military record
  • Armed force / branch
    • Army AWMM
    • NZ Maori Pioneer Battalion, 19th Reinforcements Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 11 April 2016 - Military record
  • Service number
    WWI 19771 AWMM
  • Military service
    1917-1919 Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 11 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 - 11 April 2016 - Military Record

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment
    20yrs Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 11 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 - 11 April 2016 - Military record

Biographical information

Biographical information

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Death

About death

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  • Death
    19 September 1980 Public Source
  • Date of death
    19 September 1980 Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 11 April 2016 - Military record & BMD NZ Records
  • Age at death
    80yrs Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 11 April 2016 - Military record & BMD NZ Records
  • Place of death
    Te Puia Springs, East Coast Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 11 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

Remember Paratene Purewa Ngata by laying a poppy.

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  • Kia ora Papa Boo :-)

    We've been looking for a photo of you in uniform, and knew that your daughter Aunty Riria had one. My grandfather was your younger brother, Henare Kohere Ngata who served with the Maori Battalion in World War II.
    Public - Zandria Dorothy Aroha Ngata - Other relative - 1 July 2018
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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • References
    • New Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1918). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume III. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      68: 16 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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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
01 July 2018Zandria Dorothy Aroha NgataGisborneOther relative
11 April 2016Lorraine MGisborne, NZResearcher

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