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    17 March 1861 AWMM
    Sap at Te Arei (17 March 1861) AWMM
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  • Tangi, a Waikato chief of the Ngatimaniapoto tribe was reported killed in the ‘Journal of events’ dated 1 March 1861, published in The Taranaki Herald 2 March 1861: ‘From a native source we learn that a Waikato chief of the Ngatimaniapoto tribe, Tangi, was killed on Tuesday night last [i.e. 26 February], while filling in the sap.’

    The Taranaki Herald 2 March 1861. Grayling, W.I. 1862. The War in Taranaki, During the Years 1860-61. New Plymouth, G.W. Woon. Belich, J. 1986. The New Zealand Wars: and the Victorian interpretation of racial conflict. Auckland, Auckland University Press AWMM
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    26 February 1861 Prickett, (2005).
    Te AreiTaranaki Prickett, (2005).
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    Prickett, N. (2005). Maori Casualties of the First Taranaki War, 1860-61. Records of the Auckland Museum 42: 81-124. AWMM
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