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This article by Kenneth Brown originally appeared in the November 2014 Issue No 77 of the Hauraki News.
2014
Genealogy Record
Ian Lowman (NZ413204/132420) was a Second World War Spitfire fighter pilot with the RNZAF, RAF and RCAF. He was entitled to the 1939-45 Star, Aircrew Europe Medal, Defence Medal, Africa
2014
Event
Efforts are underway to replace two soldiers’ headstones in the old Tauranga cemeteries between 17th and 18th Avenues (2014).
2014
Genealogy Record
Leslie Charles Kenney served at Gallipoli and on the Western Front. In 1921 he died from the effects of being gassed during the war.
2014
Topic
On 4 August 2014 Tauranga City Libraries displayed World War I (1914-1918) related paraphernalia to commemorate the start of the war on 4 August 1914. Display: Daniel Petersen.
2014
Topic
The ‘From Tauranga to the Trenches' exhibition showcases Tauranga World War I history.
2014
Event
In 2014 Armistice Day in Tauranga was remembered with a ceremony at 11am outside Greerton Hall in front of the ‘From Tauranga to the Trenches' exhibition of World War I
2014
Genealogy Record
Rifleman Davies, "The Dinks" served in the member of the New Zealand Expeditionary Force (NZEF). He was injured by a shell explosion and wrote the following postcard from Hospital. He
2014
Genealogy Record
Tauranga man William Storrier Dashwood was taken Prisoner of War during World War II. "Generally we went hungry, we suffered tortures both physical and mental and saw the most shocking
2014
Genealogy Record
Maurice Edward William Fitzgerald was a major during World War I.
2013
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George Victor Clark was a Machine Gunner and Bugler during World War I. The information in this article was compiled by his relative, Lisa Clark.
2014
Event
Announced in April 2014: Thanks to a grant from the New Zealand Lottery Grants Board the Tauranga Heritage Collection is creating a mobile exhibition space that will commemorate the centenary
2014
Organization
Tauranga WW100 provides a forum for networking amongst organisations that intend to mark the 100 years of World War One.
2014
Topic
Tauranga memories are looking for stories about European or middle Eastern soldiers who have fought in the first world war. Did your grandfather or great grandfather serve the Ottoman Empire in Gallipoli?
2013
Genealogy Record
Text from BOP Times 13 August 1982 (a series or articles as part of the "Add life to years" project by the community health department of the Tauranga Public Hospital).
2013
Genealogy Record
4/1639 Sapper Michael Tobin, NZETC. First NZEF death on Western Front.
2014
Event
Growing up a young teen in (today) Indonesia the author recounts the Japanese invasion, the internment/imprisonment of the Dutch boys and three gruelling years trying to stay alive until the
2013, 1937, 1947, 1938, 1948, 1939, 1949, 1940, 1950
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Modern technology, a sharp-eyed nephew and the unusual spelling of the family surname have just combined to reunite Otumoetai's Mrs Dulcie Solley with World War 1 medals of her late
2014
Object
New Zealander Andrew Dougall Blair fought in WWI as part of the Special Services and in the Royal Navy Reserves. This is a photograph album passed down to his descendants.
2013
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I read the interview with RAC veteran Ernest Cox (http://tauranga.kete.net.nz/remembering_war/audio/show/32-full-interview-with-ernest-cox-royal-armoured-corp) and it inspired me to build a scale model of the Churchill Crocodile which he crewed as a driver. I
2013