All Results in Remembering War topics

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Event
The account of Lieut. A.D. Blair and Sub Lieut. W.E. Sander's engagement with three German U-boats in September of 1916. Blair's great grandson shared the account in April of 2015
2015
Genealogy Record
Tauranga bushman Charles Ebenezer Bannatyne worked for Gamman's Mill. During World War I he was killed in action at Ypres, Belgium on 20 December 1917. Story researched and written by
2014
Genealogy Record
Omanawa mill hand Charles Walter Allan Lilley was killed in action in France on 1 October 1918.
2014
Genealogy Record
Oropi labourer Harry Dickson Rikihana died in Tauranga of tuberculosis and influenza on 13 November 1918.
2014
Genealogy Record
Tauranga bushman John Ellison was killed in action in France on either the 26th or 27th of March 1918.
2014
Genealogy Record
Raymond John Baker (Private 12/311) enlisted at Tauranga on 14 August 1914. He was reported missing, believed dead, on 25 April 1915 at the Dardanelles, Gallipoli. Researched and written by
2014
Genealogy Record
William Simpson was employed as a bushman by Gamman's Mill at Omanawa Falls in Tauranga before he enlisted in World War I. He was killed in action in Somme, France
2015
Genealogy Record
Tauranga mill hand Sydney Elliott Skellern died of his wounds during the Battle of Chunuk Bair in Gallipoli on 8 August 1915. One hundred years later his medals were returned
2014
Genealogy Record
During World War I George Nicholas was a Corporal in New Zealand Maori Pioneer Battalion.
2015
Topic
Several names of those killed during World War I are missing from Tauranga's war memorials. This page is an attempt to list those Tauranga people who served during World War
2014
Genealogy Record
Henry Stewart was known as 'Harry', He drove coaches for R.M. Coaching Co. in Rotorua before enlisting during World War I. Henry died of his wounds in France on 24
2014
Genealogy Record
Self-employed Mount Maunganui carpenter Alban Taylor was killed in action in Bapaume, France on 27 August 1918. He was buried in the Grevillers British Cemetery. Story researched and written by
2014
Place
Tauranga's War Memorial Gates are located outside the Wharepai Domain at 91 Cameron Road, Tauranga. They are New Zealand’s first proposed memorial, with planning starting in 1915. Building was completed
2012
Genealogy Record
Tauranga labourer James Frew served during World War I under the assumed name 'James Henry Francis'. He was killed in action at Ypres in France on 26 July 1917. Story
2014
Genealogy Record
Andrew Dougall Blair (1872 - 1955) A responsive version at http://clayjars.5gbfree.com/adblair/adblair.html (archived at https://perma.cc/7PXG-XUJN)  Table of Contents. The New New Zealaders (John and Martha Blair of Dunedin)  Dunedin during Andrew's childhood
2013
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Omokoroa farmer Harry Wensley Kirk served with the Auckland Infantry Regiment during World War I. He died of measles and purulent bronchitis in England on 24 February 1918 and was
2014
Genealogy Record
Drover George Alexander Douglas was killed in action at Gallipoli during the Battle of Chunuk Bair on 8 August 1915. The following day his younger brother Thomas Lewis Douglas was
2014
Genealogy Record
Tauranga painter Leslie Parmenter Stewart died of disease in France on 5 January 1917 whilst serving during World War I. Story and photograph by Debbie McCauley.
2014
Genealogy Record
Tauranga farmer Robert Francis Willis Wall was killed in action in Bapaume, France on 30 August 1918 whilst serving during World War I. Story and photograph by Debbie McCauley.
2014
Genealogy Record
Anglo-Boer War veteran Charles Alfred Walter Clarebrough was killed in action in France on 26 August 1916 whilst serving during World War I. Story and photograph by Debbie McCauley.
2014