Topic: Harry Dickson Rikihana (1894-1918)
Oropi labourer Harry Dickson Rikihana died in Tauranga of tuberculosis and influenza on 13 November 1918.
Harry Dickson Rikihana was born in Tauranga on 6 March 1894. He was the son of Tari and Aorewi Rikihana.
He worked as a labourer at Gamman's Mill at Omanawa Falls in Tauranga.
He enlisted on 13 March 1917 and served with the Maori Pioneeer Battalion (Service No. 19699). His last rank was Private.
He died in Tauranga of tuberculosis and influenza on 13 November 1918, aged 24.
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