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