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- Kakepare Tariu AWMM
- Kasper/Kapita Tariu AWMM
WWI 19254 AWMM
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WW1 Tariu (father), Areora, Atiu, Cook Islands, Pacific Islands AWMM
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He was my Great grand father on my mothers side, her name was Teremoana Mateariki.
Public - Norman Walter - Direct descendant - 26 April 2020
It all makes sense now...now I know why I was drawn to the NZ Army.
Continuing the lineage of Atiuan Warriors :)
Public - Terry - Direct descendant - 23 April 2017
I am here today because of my Grandfather Papa Tariu, Lest We Forget!
- New Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1917). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume II. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
44: 1 AWMM
- Weddell, H. (2016). Soldiers from the Pacific : the story of Pacific Island soldiers in the New Zealand Expeditionary Force in World War One. Wellington, New Zealand : Defence of New Zealand Study Group. AWMM
- Soutar, M. (2019). Whitiki! Whiti! Whiti! E!: Maori In the First World War. New Zealand: David Bateman Ltd. AWMM
- ‘Finding Our Way Back to Atiu’, Parts 1 -4, Cook Islands Television News/Cook Islands WW1 NZEF ANZAC Soldiers Research Project, 2019 AWMM
- This record was partially compiled from information kindly provided by Bobby Nicholas, Paula Paniani and Cate Walker, Cook Islands WW1 NZEF ANZAC Soldiers Research Project AWMM
- Information kindly provided by family AWMM
|26 April 2020||Norman Walter||Auckland New Zealand||Direct descendant||
|23 April 2017||Terry||Taihape, New Zealand||Direct descendant||
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