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  1. Video for Descendants of Te Hokowhitu a Tū prepare for parade
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    Descendants of Te Hokowhitu a Tū prepare for parade

    Tomorrow marks 100 years since the return of the Pioneer Māori Battalion from WWI and, as a tribute, Dr Monty Soutar has organised a 100 man honour guard of volunteers who will march down the streets of Gisborne, replicating the day soldiers returned home from war.

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    Remembering their tipuna koroua who went to war

    Eighty volunteers from around the country are in camp in Tūranga this weekend as part of a 100-man guard of honour that will commemorate 100 years since the return of the NZ Māori Pioneer Battalion from WWI.

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    Photos of Māori WW1 veterans wanted

    Images of Māori First World War servicemen are wanted for inclusion in an authoritative history book on the Great War due for publication in 2017.  

  4. Video for Māori Battalion Memorial House will honour WWI Soldiers
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    Māori Battalion Memorial House will honour WWI Soldiers

    The opening of the C Company Māori Battalion Memorial House in Gisborne in two weeks will mark the same date that the first group of Māori soldiers left for WWI 100 years ago.

  5. Video for 28th Māori Battalion Memorial C Company House to open in Gisborne
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    28th Māori Battalion Memorial C Company House to open in Gisborne

    When the 28th Māori Battalion Memorial C Company House opens in Gisborne, it will be the only museum of its kind in the country.

  6. Video for Govt provides funding to preserve Māori Battalion stories
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    Govt provides funding to preserve Māori Battalion stories

    Preserving the stories of the famed 28th Māori Battalion has just got a helping hand from the Government. 

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