Ngarimu, Te Moananui-a-Kiwa, 1919-1943

Ngarimu, Moana, 1919-1943

From Ngati Porou and Te Whanau-a-Apanui descent. Joined the Maori Battalion in the 2nd World War. Awarded the Victoria Cross. Son of Hamuera Ngarimu, and Maraea (née Butler; b 1898). See the Encyclopaedia of New Zealand by McLintock Vol 2, page 683. Notes on back of file print of DA-03811 read: "Awarded VC for act of valour at Tebaga Gap, Tunisia, on 26 March 1943...". (See also article in Dictionary of New Zealand Biography http://www.teara.govt.nz/en/biographies/5n9/1)

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Peter Fraser talking to the family of Second Lieutenant Moana-nui-a-kiwa Ngarimu at Whakarua Park, Ruatoria
Date: 6 October 1943 From: New Zealand. Department of Internal Affairs. War History Branch :Photographs relating to World War 1914-1918, World War 1939-1945, occupation of Japan, Korean War, and Malayan Emergency Ref: 1/2-061856-F Description: Photographer unidentified Quantity: 1 b&w copy negative(s). Physical Description: Film negative
Date: October 1943 From: Tourist and Publicity Ref: 1/2-039985-F Description: Hiruharama school pupils perfoming a haka at a hui to mark the posthumous awarding of the Victoria Cross to Te Moananui-a-Kiwa Ngarimu, at Ruatoria, in Octob...
Date: 1939-1945 From: New Zealand. Department of Internal Affairs. War History Branch :Photographs relating to World War 1914-1918, World War 1939-1945, occupation of Japan, Korean War, and Malayan Emergency Ref: PAColl-4161-01-020 Description: Largly New Zealand material and photographs of paintings of the war in the Pacific by Allan Barclay Barns-Graham (official war artist) and Oliver Arthur Gill...
Date: 1940 - 1949 Ref: Eph-A-MAORI-1940s Description: Includes: 1940s?: Sheet of pins. New Zealand has a "charm" of its own [describing tiki] Memorial service for members of the Maori Battalion and thanksgiving...
Landscape, Ruatoria district
Date: 4 October 1943 From: Pascoe, John Dobree, 1908-1972 :Photographic albums, prints and negatives Ref: 1/4-000657-F Description: Landscape in the Ruatoria district, photographed on the 4th of October, 1943 by John Dobree Pascoe. Original caption reads: "From a knoll behind the home of ...
Sir Cyril Newall presents to Mr Hamuera Ngarimu the VC awarded to 2 Lt Te Moananui-a-kiwa Ngarimu - Photograph taken by J D Pascoe
Date: 6 Oct 1943 From: New Zealand. Department of Internal Affairs. War History Branch :Photographs relating to World War 1914-1918, World War 1939-1945, occupation of Japan, Korean War, and Malayan Emergency By: Pascoe, John Dobree, 1908-1972 Ref: DA-01832-F Description: Governor General Sir Cyril Newall presents to Mr Hamuera Ngarimu, the Victoria Cross awarded to 2nd Lieutenant Te Moananui-a-Kiwa Ngarimu. Photograph taken ...
After the posthumous awarding of the Victoria Cross to Te Moananui-a-Kiwa Ngarimu, Ruatoria
Date: 6 Oct 1943 From: Pascoe, John Dobree, 1908-1972 :Photographic albums, prints and negatives Ref: 1/4-000696-F Description: Maori women leaning out of a hotel window in Ruatoria after the posthumous awarding of the Victoria Cross to Te Moananui-a-Kiwa Ngarimu, Whakarua Park, Ruato...
Date: [1975]-2000 From: Mackrell, Brent, fl 2012 : Papers relating to military history Ref: MSZ-0933 Description: Scrapbook containing clippings, ephemera, photographs and some letters relating to New Zealand Victoria Cross winners; also recipients of the George Cross, t...
Date: [ca 1940] Ref: 1/2-C-22373-F Description: Second Lieutenant Te Moananui-a-kiwa Ngarimu in his army uniform. Taken by an unknown photographer circa 1940. The image is very grainy and indistinct Quan...
Date: 1970s From: Awatere, Arapeta (Lieutenant-Colonel), d 1976 : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-6152-1 Description: Contains poetry by Awatere on a range of subjects (including one about Moana Ngarimu, which includes his whakapapa), and his analyses of traditional waiata a...
Date: [1930-1960] From: McEwen, Jock Malcolm, 1915-2010: Papers Ref: MSI-Papers-6717-010 Description: Ancient Maori history, recollections of a rambler by Hare Hongi; The Movements of Kahungunu from Tauranga to Nukutaurua by the Kaumatua, from Hare Hongi; ar...
Date: 1943-1945 From: Jones, Pei Te Hurinui, 1898-1976 : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-5220-023 Description: Includes a list of polling places, newspaper articles on election issues such as racism and social poverty, telegrams and letters of support and also party c...
Date: [1906-1980] From: McEwen, Jock Malcolm, 1915-2010: Papers Ref: MS-Papers-6717-002 Description: Letters from a variety of people, mostly relating to McEwen's work and interests. Identified persons entered under Name. Also includes letter to Erik from Re...
Date: [ca 1927]-[ca 1943] From: AFCM :Six albums containing newspaper and magazine clippings, and some original photographs By: Ryan, Thomas, 1864-1927; Goldie, Charles Frederick, 1870-1947 Ref: PA1-f-124 Description: Album of newspaper and magazine cuttings, photographs, and prints of paintings in colour and black & white, mostly of Maori subjects, with some images of geo...
Date: 31 Mar-1 Apr 1993 By: New Zealand. Ministry of External Relations and Trade; Bennett, Charles Moihi Te Arawaka (Sir), 1913-1998 Ref: OHColl-0217/1 Description: Sir Charles Moihi Te Arawaka Bennett gives details of his family background. His father, Frederick Augustus Bennett, was the first Maori Bishop of Aotearoa. ...
Date: 1942-1943 From: New Zealand. Department of Internal Affairs. War History Branch :Photographs relating to World War 1914-1918, World War 1939-1945, occupation of Japan, Korean War, and Malayan Emergency Ref: PA1-q-298 Description: Photographs of New Zealand military personnel serving in North Africa and the Pacific during World War 2, 1939-1945, taken by various photographers and compi...
Date: 1970s From: Awatere, Arapeta (Lieutenant-Colonel), d 1976 : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-6152-2 Description: Contains poetry by Awatere, often in bilingual format, with relevant notes and whakapapa from time to time; contains his analyses of traditional waiata and ...
Date: 850-1900 By: Ngarimu, Te Moananui-a-Kiwa, 1919-1943 Ref: MS-Papers-2837 Description: Contains a whakapapa chart ending at Te Moana nui a Kiwa Ngarimu VC Quantity: 1 folder(s) (1 leaf). 0.01 Linear Metres. Physical Description: Mss
Date: 1944 - 2014 Ref: Eph-A-MAORI-2014-01 Description: Booklet for Legacy Tour shows a photograph of a Victoria Cross on the front cover. Contents include background information about the Maori Battalion, itinera...
Date: 1940 - 1949 Ref: Eph-A-MAORI-CONCERT-1940s Description: Includes: 1940s: Combined Maori concert, Lyric Theatre Rotorua NZ (With Arawa Concert Party). Rotorua Press, ca 1940s? Programme 1940: New Zealand Centennial...