Paetaha Paora embarked with B Company of the 1st Maori Contingent. He left on the Warrimoo on 14 Feburary 1915 arriving at Suez, Egypt on 26 March 1915. He fought at Gallipoli.
Paetaha died of phthisis on February 4, 1916 and is buried at Pieta Military Cemetery, Malta.
See more information at the Commonwealth War Graves Commission's website.
See Paetaha's personnel file for more information about his service.
Courtesy of Raewyn Hill. No reproduction without permission.