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  1. Video for Armistice Day commemoration remembers Tūhoe troops
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    Armistice Day commemoration remembers Tūhoe troops

    Representatives from the French and Belgian governments have attended Armistice commemorations on Te Rewarewa Marae in Ruatoki, where the enlisted men of Tūhoe were honoured for their valour.

  2. 2015 Anzac service at Chunuk Bair - Photo / file
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    Cenotaph dawn service to commemorate Chunuk Bair

    This Saturday, August 8 will mark 100 years since the battle for Chunuk Bair at Gallipoli.  A dawn service will be held at the Cenotaph to pay tribute to those who lost their lives on that day in battle.

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    Rotorua RSA forced to close

    At the end of the week the Rotorua RSA is to desist from trading and consider options for the future.  The closure of the well-known venue will also mean the loss of 11 jobs. 

  4. Video for In search of a soldier
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    In search of a soldier

    The owner of a square cigar box embellished with Māori carving is on the search for the family of its original owner he believes was in the 28th Maori Battalion.

  5. Video for Hike to Chunuk Bair to mark ancestors' sacrifice
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    Hike to Chunuk Bair to mark ancestors' sacrifice

    More than 2000 New Zealanders up to the age of 92 endured the cold night and steep climb to Chunuk Bair in Turkey to mark the sacrifice of many soldiers of the Wellington Battalion 100 years ago.

  6. Video for 500 Cook Island WWI soldiers honoured
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    500 Cook Island WWI soldiers honoured

    "Lest We Forget the 500 Cook Islands Soldiers" is the focus of an Arts and Cultural exhibition which opened today, at Depot Art Space in Auckland.

  7. Video for Captain Harding Waipuke Leaf honoured at Te Māhurehure marae service
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    Captain Harding Waipuke Leaf honoured at Te Māhurehure marae service

    A commemoration of service, a ceremony of remembrance and a celebration of life and fellowship was held at Te Māhurehure marae today, and among those honoured by their Northern descendants was Captain Harding Waipuke Leaf, who not only fought in one world war but also went to the Second World War but sadly never returned. 

  8. Video for NZDF Whānau prepare to meet Private Hemi Rewharewha
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    NZDF Whānau prepare to meet Private Hemi Rewharewha

    Sylvia and Brent Pene are part of a contingent and are practising haka-items at the New Zealand Defence Force’s Whenuapai base over the next two days in preparation for their very first Anzac ceremony in Belgium. 

  9. Video for New website popular with families of WW1 soldiers
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    New website popular with families of WW1 soldiers

    RSA is currently running a campaign called the ShadowBattalion, it’s a website where people can search for Anzac soldiers that served during WWI.

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