John Charles Tamanuiarangi Tikao

Surname
Tikao
Forename(s)
John Charles Tamanuiarangi
Date of death
1953 {Age 62}
Place of death
CHRISTCHURCH

World War 1

Serial No
16/227
Rank
Captain
Address
Rapaki, Lyttelton, New Zealand, Unknown
Next of kin on enlistment
H. Tare Tikao, Rapaki, Lyttelton, New Zealand, Unknown
Embarkation body
1st Maori Contingent
Embarkation Unit
A Company
Last unit
New Zealand (Maori) Pioneer Battalion

Comments (1)

The following article appeared in the Star newspaper on May 22, 1915:Rapaki Maori PromotedChieftain J. 0. Tikao of Rapaki, has received word, stating that his son Jack, who enlisted in the Maori Contingent now at Malta, has been promoted to the rank of Lieutenant for excellent conduct and marked ability.Click here to view the article on the Paper's Past website.