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Harry Rowland Potter

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Zeerust Cup, front (Auckland War Memorial Museum 0337) - No known copyright restrictions - No known copyright restrictions

Zeerust Cup, front (Auckland War Memorial Museum 0337) - No known copyright restrictions - No known …

Tuakiri

  • Taitara
  • Ngā ingoa tuatahi
    Harry Rowland AWMM
  • Ingoa whānau
    Potter AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Ingoa kārangaranga
  • Nama hōia
    • South African 1465 AWMM
    • South African 611 AWMM
  • Ira tangata
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Pono

Tauoranga kirirarau

Te whānautanga

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  • Whānautanga mai
    • 30 Mahuru 1875 AWMM HamiltonWaikato AWMM
    • 30 Mahuru 1875 Noel Smith Research Project
  • Rā i whānau mai ai
  • Wāhi Whānau
  • Tuhinga mō te whānautanga
  • Wāhi noho i mua i te whakaurunga
    Pre 1900 AWMM Mt Eden, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Mahi whai muri i te pakanga
  • Uri kiritahi i te wā o te ekenga waka
    Mr Albert Potter, Albert Avenue, Mt Eden, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Mēnā he hoa rangatira tōna
    Pre 31 Poutūterangi 1900 AWMM Single AWMM

Ope taua

Ngā pakanga me ngā whawhai

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Te Whakangungu me te Urunga atu

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  • Whakangungu ope taua
    Attached India Army, Infantry Battalion 1911-1912 AWMM
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Te urunga
    • South Africa 1900 AWMM
      Age 24 AWMM
      Chemist/Civilian AWMM
    • South Africa 1905 AWMM
      Age 29 AWMM
  • Mahi i mua i te ekenga waka
  • Pakeke i te whakaurunga

Mauhere o te pakanga

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  • Kia mau ki ngā taipitopito
  • Ngā rā i mauherehia ai
  • Rā i puta ai
  • Te rā i whakahokia atu ngā hōia i mauherehia ai
  • Ngā kōrero mō te puta i te mauhere pakanga
  • Nama motuhake mō te mauhere pakanga

Whakapapa hauora

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  • Tuhinga hauora
    Height, Unknown Period AWMM
    5 foot 9 inches AWMM

Kōrero taurongo

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  • Husband of Mary Elizabeth nee Gabb. Father of Ema Mary; Joan Alberta, and Dorothy Gwendolyn

    5th Contingent in South Africa: Arrival South Africa. Volunteers from No 11 Company (Auckland) became 1st NZ Battery, Rhodesian Field Artillery. Rest of contingent were re-organised into A, B, C & D Squadrons in South Africa. C Squadron split from the rest & joined the Kimberley flying column, based in Kimberley. A, B & D Squadrons joined the 2nd Brigade Rhodesian Field Force on 14/8/1900.

    Movements: Ottoshoop 16-20/8/1900 [action] en route to Zeerust

    Movements: Kaffir Kraal 24/10/1900 [action]

    Movements: Venetersdoorp : 28/12/1900 - 23/1/1901

    Movements: Cyferfontein : Jan 1901-6/3/1901

    Movements: Ventersdorp

    Movements: Wildfontein 24/3/1901 [action]

    Member of the The Zeerust Cup Match, won by the “Right Section New Zealand Battery” in May 1901 while on active service in South Africa, was possibly New Zealand’s first representative rugby league match. A letter presented with the trophy noted that it was a token of friendship intended to remind the team of the happy days passed amongst the Zeerust folks.

    The Zeerust Cup, a silver cup, is held by the Auckland War Memorial Museum and was loaned to the Rugby Museum, Palmerston North c2011.

    Transferred in South Africa as Captain in 7 Contingent Staff

    New Zealand Permanent Forces since 1905

    Commandant Main Body Camp, Awapuni August 1914

    Camp Commandant Trentham September 1914, 20 March 1917

    Awarded the CMG in 1917

    New Zealand Staff Corps, rank Colonel (Temporary Brigadier); Officer Commanding the Northern Command January 1919

    Commander Northern Military District February 1921

    Transferred to Reserve of Officers Class 1(a) October 1930

    Retired from list 1936.

    His service record notes a "Indian Durbar medal" In 1911 a Delhi Durbar medal was issued to commemorate King George V's Coronation Durbar celebration in British India, December 1911. Potter was training in India during this time.

    Photo: Te Awamutu Museum ref: 516 / R23:5 of the 1st New Zealand 15-pounder Field Artillery Football Team, 1902

    His father was named Albert Potter. AWMM
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Matenga

  • Matenga
    • 29 Whiringa ā-rangi 1965 AWMM
      Age 90 AWMM
      AWMM
    • 1 Hakihea 1965 Noel Smith Research Project
      Age 91 AWMM
  • Rā i mate ai
  • Pakeke i te matenga
  • Wāhi Mate
  • Te momo matenga
  • Tuhipoka mō te matenga
  • Urupā
    Cremated AWMM
  • Ingoa o te urupā
  • Tohutoro kōhatu urupā
  • Pānui Matenga
  • Ingoa maumaharatanga
  • Tohutoro maumaharatanga

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Maumaharatanga

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