Hauraki Akuhata Brown
Te Araroa - 28th Maori Battalion Soldiers on Final Leave
From Mr H. A. Brown, Te Araroa, comes this old photo of men of the 28th Maori Battalion on final leave before the war. From left, in front, P. Totoro, M. Katae, J. K. Waenga, H. A. Brown, W. Mouranga, T. Korau, R. Campbell and T. Puia. At back: R. Hauiti, J. Hazel, R. Bristowe, H. Ruwhiu, A. Apanui, H.Crawford, J. McClutchie, and two unidentified men. The picture was taken in front of the Te Araroa meeting-house and all the men attended the Te Araroa School.
Gisborne Photo News - No 250 : April 23, 1975
21 November 2022