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KORAKO, Henry
(Service number 16/1477)

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First Rank Private Last Rank Private

Birth

Date Unknown Place of Birth

Enlistment Information

Date Age
Address at Enlistment
Occupation Labourer
Previous Military Experience
Marital Status
Next of Kin Miss Ema Korako (sister), Tuahiwi, Kaiapoi, New Zealand
Religion
Medical Information

Military Service

Served with New Zealand Armed Forces (?) Served in
Military District

Embarkation Information

Body on Embarkation Maori Contingent
Unit, Squadron, or Ship 4th Reinforcements No.2 Platoon
Date 26 June 1916
Transport Maunganui or Tahiti
Embarked From Wellington, New Zealand Destination Devonport, England
Other Units Served With
Last Unit Served With New Zealand Pioneer Battalion

Military Awards

Campaigns
Service Medals
Military Awards

Award Circumstances and Date

No information

Prisoner of War Information

Date of Capture
Where Captured and by Whom
Actions Prior to Capture
PoW Serial Number
PoW Camps
Days Interned
Liberation Date

Discharge

Date Reason

Hospitals, Wounds, Diseases and Illnesses

Post-war Occupations

Death

Date 19 June 1917 Age
Place of Death Belgium
Cause Killed in action
Notices
Memorial or Cemetery Berks Cemetery Extension, Comines-Warneton, Hainaut, Begium
Memorial Reference III. A, 34
New Zealand Memorials On Memorial wall, Timaru

Biographical Notes

Henry Korako was the son of Tutehounuku Korako, of Tuakiwi, Kaiapoi, New Zealand

Sources

Cenotaph database (October 2014)

External Links

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Researched and Written by

Ann Munro, SC branch NZSG

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