Topics: 28th Māori Battalion, ANZAC

28th Māori Battalion solider to be farewelled - Thomas O’Brien

By Te Kāea
  • Waikato/Bay of Plenty
28th Māori Battalion - Thomas O'Brien

Another member of the 28th Māori Battalion has died.

Thomas O'Brien was a private with the D Company and passed away on Monday surrounded by his family.  He was 94 years old and will be farewelled tomorrow at Parawera Marae near Te Awamutu.