War in Taranaki 1860-61 and 1864-66

The New Zealand Wars | ngā pakanga o Aotearoa campaigns in the Taranaki region were initiated by settler and the New Zealand Government's demand for arable land. The spark was a dispute over land held at Waitara by Māori, but conflict soon spread throughout the Taranaki region. SCIS no. 1966002 SCIS