James Iritoka Tainui

  • Born 28 November 1894, Arahura, West Coast, New Zealand
  • Died details of death unknown
  • Last rank Private
  • Service number 19362
  • Served In Māori Contingent, New Zealand Expeditionary Force
  • Next of Kin Mrs Ema Tainui (mother), Arahura, Hokitika
  • Pre-war occupation Sawmiller, Blackball Coal Company
  • Enlisted14 August 1916, Narrow Neck Camp
  • Periods of serviceTotal service of 15 days
  • Discharged26 August 1916, medically unfit for active service, although fit for employment in civil life