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Genealogy Record
Flying ace Clive Franklyn Collett was also the British Military's first person to jump from an airplane with a parachute strapped to his back during the testing of experimental new
2014
Genealogy Record
World War I Rifleman Eric Corbett died of his wounds in France on 17 July 1918. His parents were Bowyer and Eileen Campbell Corbett who established Bureta Farm in Tauranga.
2014
Genealogy Record
Kenneth Wrigley Commons was born in Tauranga in 1894. He was reported missing, believed dead, at Gallipoli on 8 May 1915.
2014
Topic
The people, stories and memories of WWI (1914 - 1918), told by residents of Tauranga.
2012
Genealogy Record
Frank William Yearbury was killed in action in Somme, France, on 5 April 1918. Later that same year his wife gave birth to their stillborn son. Frank was my first
2014
Genealogy Record
Lieutenant Charles Watt was killed in action at Gallipoli during World War I (1914-1918) on 30 May 1915. He was aged 34 and had also served during the South African
2013
Topic
In 2015 Tauranga WW100 committee members Fiona Kean and Debbie McCauley put together a resource pack on World War I to enable local schools can become involved in the 100th
2015
Genealogy Record
Harold Gordon Garmonsway was killed during World War I, on 27 March 1918 at the Battle of Somme. He was my second great uncle - Debbie McCauley.
2012
Genealogy Record
On 25 April 1915 Frank Walker was part of the second wave of landings during World War I (1914-1918) at what is now known as Anzac Cove. The story of
2013
Genealogy Record
Harry Capel Pritt from Katikati was killed in action Gallipoli 8th August 1915. Born with the name Harry, he later changed this to 'Henry Capel Pritt'. Story by Robert Scott.
2016
Place
Tauranga's Memorial Park is home to a cenotaph commemorating those who died during World War II (1939-1945). The memorial is thought to have been built around the early 1950s from
2014, 1945, 1955
Topic
Photographer: Lee Switzer. The 2010 ANZAC Day service at Tauranga's Memorial Park.
2015
Genealogy Record
John Edward Bell was aged 27 when he was killed on the battlefield in Belgium during World War I (1914-1918). His brother, Alexander Law Bell, was also killed during the
2013
Event
After Jock's death it fell to family and friends to inform and share memories with Jock's parents. There was some debate about whether or no his parents should be told
2017
Genealogy Record
Stewart Angus Govan tried to join up on the outbreak of World War I but was rejected as being underage. Two years later he gave his age as a year
2013
Person
Tauranga resident Roly Hume has collected the stories, letters and documents around his relative 2nd Lieutenant Lloyd (Jock) Hamilton Hume who was killed in action during the Second World War.
2013
Genealogy Record
Alicia Kelly nursed hundreds of wounded from Gallipoli. While nursing at the No. 3 Australian Casualty Clearing Station (3ACCS) in Ypres she refused to leave her patients during heavy shelling.
2013
Person
Tauranga resident Roly Hume has collected the stories, letters and documents around his relative 2nd Lieutenant Lloyd (Jock) Hamilton Hume who was killed in action during the Second World War.
2013
Genealogy Record
James (Jim) Geraghty fought in the Korean War (1950-1953). Later he drove logging trucks for many years. One of his Rimu logs formed part of the Ngatuhoa Lodge facilities that
2013
Genealogy Record
Charles Hallard Allan fought in World War I (1914-1918). In February 1919 he spent 25 days in hospital recovering from influenza, probably as a result of the 1918 Influenza Pandemic
2013