Topic: Tauranga WW100

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Tauranga WW100 provides a forum for networking amongst organisations that intend to mark the 100 years of World War One.

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Tauranga’s residents did their bit during the First World War. WW100 Tauranga is planning a series of events and projects to ensure that these efforts are not forgotten. We hope you will get involved.

Tauranga WW100 provides a forum for networking amongst organisations that intend to mark the 100 years of World War One. It provides an opportunity to discuss ideas, receive assistance with planning, and create opportunities to work together on ceremonies, events, projects, activities and education programmes that commemorate World War One. To contact the committee email fiona.kean@tauranga.govt.nz

 WW100 Tauranga members include Tauranga and Mount RSA, Hauraki Regimental Association, local veteran groups, cadet corps and Tauranga’s Libraries, Heritage Collection, Historical Society and Tauranga Genealogy Branch.

 

WWI Shipping container coming soon to a place near you! (April 2014)

WWI Medals returned home 100 years late.

4/1639 Sapper Michael Tobin, NZETC. First NZEF death on Western Front.

Bid to repair Local WWI Gravestones Underway.

The Waiheathens at Gallipoli, diary and letters of a Waihi soldier.

The July 2014 gathering of the children of WWI Veterans.


This site is under ongoing construction as we add stories gathered together by Tauranga WW100

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