Private

Puehu Hohepa

Conflict: 
WW1
Additional Information: 

Son of the late Hohepa Poia, of Murupara.

References:
  • CWGC
NZ WAR GRAVES

Public Contributions:

This is my grandfather Te Mea Hohepa's brother his mother was PutiPuti Heta aka PutiPuti Hohepa and his father was Hohepa Poia. Hohepa Poia's father was Poia Te Riri Apu son of Te Riri Apu Tionga sis... Read More

Submitted by: Margaret Burton
Relationship to casualty: Great Great Niece
I note that you have written that te Puehu Hohepa's grave is at Te Papa marae. The correct name of the marae is Tipapa. [Record since amended - NZWGT]

Personal Tributes:

Casualty

Service Number: 
19786
Name:
Puehu Hohepa
Rank: 
Private
Date of Birth:
Not known
Next of Kin: 
Hohepa Poia (father), Muripara, Whakatane, New Zealand
Date of Enlistment:
Not known
Occupation on Enlistment:
Flaxmill hand
Unit:
New Zealand Maori (Pioneer) Battalion

Casualty Details

Cause of Death:
Date of Death:
30 December 1917
Day of Death:
Sunday
Conflict: 
WW1

Embarkation Details

Embarkation Body:
Maori Contingent
Embarkation Place:
Wellington, New Zealand
Embarkment Date:
12 June 1917
Transport:
HMNZT 86
Vessel:
Maunganui
Destination:
Plymouth, England

Text in italics supplied by Cenotaph Online, Auckland War Memorial Museum

Cemetery

Cemetery Location: 
New Zealand
Puehu Hohepa
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