Topic: MANGAROA, Ngare William

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Ngare William Mangaroa

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MANGAROA, Ngare William


Sources:Cenotaph Database
First Names:Ngare William
Last Name:Mangaroa
Gender:Male
Iwi:Ngati Tuwharetoa
Hapu:Ngati Manunui
Occupations:Student
Cause of Death:Died of pleurisy, following wounds received on Gallipoli.
Place of Death:Malta ex Gallipoli
Place of Burial:Pieta Military Cemetery, Malta
Place Enlisted:Kakahi, New Zealand
Marital Status at Enlistment:Single
Next of Kin:Thompson Mangaroa (brother), Taumaranui, New Zealand
Regiment or Service:1st Maori Contingent, A Company.
Service Number:16/400
Place of Embarkation:Wellington, New Zealand
Date of Embarkation:14 February 1915
Vessel:Warrimoo
Place of Arrival Overseas:Suez, Egypt
War Memorial:Taupo War Memorial Cenotaph
Wars:World War 1, 1914-1918