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Full Name
Ernest Raukapuka Gripp
Rank Last Held
Trooper
Forename(s)
Ernest Raukapuka
Surname
Gripp
War
World War I, 1914-1918
Serial No.
  • 11/46A
  • 15/46
Gender
Male
First Known Rank
Trooper
Next of Kin
Hans Markes Gripp, Raetihi, New Zealand
Marital Status
Single
Enlistment Address
Raetihi, New Zealand
Military District
Wellington
Body on Embarkation
Main Body
Embarkation Unit
Headquarters, Wellington Mounted Rifles (attached)
Embarkation Date
16 October 1914
Place of Embarkation
Wellington, New Zealand
Transport
Vessel
Orari or Arawa
Destination
Suez, Egypt
Page on Nominal Roll
286
Last Unit Served
Wellington Mounted Rifles
Place of Death
Gallipoli, Turkey
Date of Death
30 May 1915
Age at Death
22
Year of Death
1915
Cause of Death
Killed in action
Cemetery Name
No. 2 Outpost Cemetery, Turkey
Grave Reference
E. 17.
Description of Image
Portrait, Auckland Weekly News 1915
Additional Information
Listed in Nominal Rolls as 15/46
Archives NZ source
Sources Used
  • Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume I. Wellington: Govt. Printer, 1914-1919
  • Commonwealth War Graves Commission. URL: http://www.cwgc.org
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