White cross for George Rangitikei Rewa (1892-1916)

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White cross for George Rangitikei Rewa (1892-1916).


George Rangitikei Rewa from Motiti Island was killed in action at the Somme in Northern France on 31 August 1916. In 2014 Tauranga's 'Field of Remembrance' was created comprising 107 white crosses in memory of the men from the Tauranga area who died during World War I (1914-1918). Each cross carries a red poppy and the name of an individual who died. Text and photograph © Debbie McCauley (2014).

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White cross for George Rangitikei Rewa (1892-1916)

First Names:George Rangitikei
Last Name:Rewa
Date of Birth:2 July 1892
Place of Birth:Motiti Island, Tauranga, New Zealand
City:Tauranga, New Zealand