When Pavihi served in WW1 he was known as Taveli. no 16/1167. He served in the 3rd Maori Contingent, attached to B company. He left NZ on 5 Feb 1916, and returned on 14 July 1916. He was discharged in Niue on 27 Oct 1916 as no longer physically fit for war service.
His Next of kin was his father, Hakeagaiki of Avatele Village.
Pavihi died on 13 March 1979, aged 83, therefore born about 1896.