World War, 1939-1945 - Military personnel, Māori

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Date: 1944 From: Ngata, Apirana Turupa (Sir), 1874-1950 : Papers By: Whitcombe & Tombs Ltd Ref: MS-Papers-6919-0237 Description: File - 42 Contains letters of thanks to Ngata for his hospitality and the hospitality of the Ngati Porou people for the Ngarimu Investiture celebrations at R...
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 ...
Date: 1941-1945 By: Pickrang, Francis John, 1915-1998; Killoh, Keith Gordon, 1907-1994 Ref: PA1-q-1180 Description: Comprises photograph album belonging to Sapper Francis Pickrang (service no. 32297) relating to his service with the New Zealand Engineers, Second New Zealan...
Date: [ca 1940-1950] From: de Castro, Ian Douglas, 1923-1999 : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-6577-4 Description: Handbook on the `Inspection, maintenance, and care of army vehicles (wheeled)' (1941); soldier's pay book for use on active service (1944-1946); Post Office ...
Date: 5 April 1997 - 05 Apr 1997 From: Te Roroa Maori life stories project By: Tane, Whitiki, 1924-2000 Ref: OHInt-0568/07 Description: Wally Tane was born 1924 in Waikara, Waipoua, South Hokianga. Talks about his father Mekene Tane Hohaia and his mother Tureiti Iraia. Discusses his father's ...
Date: 15 Jun 1992 From: Women in World War II Part II By: Anderson, Ripeka, 1921- Ref: OHInt-0064/18 Description: Ripeka Anderson was born at Otorohanga on 27 July 1921. Gives her iwi as Ngati Maniapoto and hapu as Ngati Uekaha. Describes starting school at the age of ei...
J A Gasson, fl 1945 (Photographer) : German prisoners bring in wounded under the cover of the Red Cross flag, carried by a member of the Maori Battalion, Senio River area, Italy
Date: 9 April 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 By: Gasson, J A, active 1945 Ref: DA-09593-F Description: German prisoners bring in wounded under the cover of the Red Cross flag, carried by a member of the Maori Battalion, Senio River area, Italy, 9th April 1945,...
Maori Battalion marching in a parade, Wellington
Date: between ca 1939-1945 Ref: 1/2-C-016251-F Description: Lt-Col James Henare, followed by RSM (Regimental Sergeant Major) Charlie Norris, leading the Maori Battalion towards Aotea Quay during a parade in Wellington...
Date: [ca 1940-1945] 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-4161-01-151 Description: Includes some multiple copies; most are captioned. Includes list for series of numbered photographs `Return of the Maori Battalion from overseas' - 3 sets. R...
Date: 11 Nov 1991 From: Women in World War II Part I By: Rikihana, Ngahoe Terehia Theresa, 1920-2002 Ref: OHInt-0060/07 Description: Theresa Rikihana was born at Rakato, Whanganui on 26 October 1920. Describes her childhood living on the Whanganui River and the importance of the river in ...
Date: [1970s] From: Awatere, Arapeta (Lieutenant-Colonel), d 1976 : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-7341-05 Description: Three corrected drafts of Gluckman's work on Awatere's reminiscences Quantity: 1 folder(s).
New Zealand. Armed Forces :Maori national welcome to the 28th (Maori) Battalion of the 2nd N.Z.E.F. The Maori Reception Committee requests the pleasure of the company of Hon H G R Mason & Mrs Mason at the reception ... to be held in the Imperial Government Shed at Aotea Quay on Tuesday 22nd January 1946. [signed] Lieut.-Col. J P Ferris, M.B.E., Chairman Maori Reception Committee
Date: 1946 From: [Ephemera of octavo size relating to Maori. 1940s]. By: Mason, Henry Greathead Rex (Hon), 1885-1975 Ref: Eph-A-MAORI-1946-01 Description: An arrangement of text with diagonal red and gold stripes at the top left. Quantity: 1 colour art print(s). Physical Description: Gold-engraved lettering o...
Date: 1 Sep 1992 - 01 Sep 1992 From: Women in World War II Part II By: Paea, Cecilia Te Rarua, 1927-1999 Ref: OHInt-0064/15 Description: Cecilia Paea was born at Tolaga Bay on 21 November 1927. Gives her whakapapa and iwi which is Ngati Porou. Describes how her mother spoke Maori to her and he...
Date: 21 April 1993 From: Hiruharama Oral History Project By: Abraham, Herbert George, 1916-2002 Ref: OHInt-0099-15 Description: Herbert Abraham explains the Lebanese origins of his fathers surname, Facoorey, why the family moved to Te Araroa and describes his education at Te Araroa pr...
Date: 17 April 1993 From: Hiruharama Oral History Project By: Tibble, Emily Sophia, 1915-2000; Tibble, Te Rauwhiro, 1912-1996 Ref: OHInt-0099-14 Description: Whiro and Emily Tibble detail their family backgrounds. Whiro Tibble describes his schooling at Tikitiki primary and at Te Aute College, talks about his brot...
Date: 1946 From: Ngata, Apirana Turupa (Sir), 1874-1950 : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-6919-0260 Description: File 63 - Contains letter re the research of a soldier from the Maori Battalion Quantity: 1 folder(s). Physical Description: Typescript
Date: 1940-1941, 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-4161-01-103 Description: Series of photographs of the memorial service, and luncheon given by people of Galatas, in Sep 1945. Shows Maori Battalion choir lead by Padre Capt W T Huata...
Maori soldiers erecting a marquee at a military training camp - Photograph taken by George Stephenson
Date: [ca 11 Feb 1942] From: New Zealand Free Lance : Photographic prints and negatives By: Stephenson, George, active 1942 Ref: PAColl-8983-20 Description: Maori soldiers (probably from the 28th Battalion) erecting a marquee at a military training camp, probably at, or near Kaikohe, in the Far North district. Ph...
Date: 1941 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: DA-01336B-F Description: Maori Battalion training in tank hunting in Egypt. Taken in 1941 by an official photographer. Quantity: 1 b&w original negative(s). Physical Description: C...
Date: January 1944 From: Pascoe, John Dobree, 1908-1972 :Photographic albums, prints and negatives Ref: 1/4-00828-F Description: World War 2 Maori reinforcements about to depart from a railway station in Rotorua, January, 1944. Photograph taken by John Dobree Pascoe. Quantity: 1 b&w o...