Private

Watarawi Pineaha

Conflict: 
WW1
Additional Information: 

Brother of Pineaha Mokihi, of Fernhill, Hastings, New Zealand.

References:

  • CWGC
  • Archives New Zealand
NZ WAR GRAVES

Public Contributions:

There are no public contributions written for this casualty

Personal Tributes:

I am doing my family research as my mother is a Pineaha from Fernhill, Hastings in Hawke's Bay, New Zealand. I am so honoured and privileged to find my ancestor that I never knew about. I cried happy tears, so proud for our Rangatira for his sacrifice for GOD for King and for Country for his Iwi, his hapu, his whanau. Arohanui, always be remembered Koro xo ... Read More

Casualty

Service Number: 
16/246
Forenames: 
Watarawi
Surname: 
Pineaha
Rank: 
Private
Date of Birth:
Not known
Next of Kin: 
Pineaha Mokihi (brother), Fernhill, via Napier, New Zealand|Pineaha Mokiha (brother), Fernhill, Hastings, New Zealand
Marital Status: 
Single
Date of Enlistment:
Not known
Enlistment Address: 
Fernhill, New Zealand
Occupation on Enlistment: 
Unknown occupation|Farm hand
Armed Force: 
Army
Unit:
New Zealand Maori (Pioneer) Battalion

Casualty Details

Cause of Death:
Date of Death:
29 September 1916
Day of Death:
Friday
Conflict: 
WW1

Embarkation Details

Bodies of Embarkation:

1st Maori Contingent
Maori Contingent
Places of Embarkation:

Wellington, New Zealand
Wellington, New Zealand
Transport:

HMNZT 20
HMNZT 52
HMNZT 53
Vessels:

Warrimoo
Mokoia or Navua
Destinations:

Suez, Egypt
Suez, Egypt

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

Cemetery

Cemetery Reference: 
D. 24.
Cemetery Location: 
France
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