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    500 Māori Battalion medals still with NZDF

    The lawyer who has been on a years long mission to reunite whānau with their missing WWII medals is renewing his call for descendants of the 28th Māori Battalion to apply to receive their ancestors' unclaimed war medals.

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    Thousands commemorate ANZACs in services across motu

    Thousands have gathered across Aotearoa to commemorate ANZAC day with the Governor-General Dame Cindy Kiro (Ngā Puhi, Ngāti Kahu, Ngāti Hine) paying tribute to the more than 250,000 New Zealanders who have served overseas, and highlighting concerns about Russia’s invasion of Ukraine.

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    Last Māori Battalion soldier accepts knighthood in honour of comrades

    96-year-old Robert Nairn Gillies (Ngāti Whakaue) will be honoured with a knighthood for services to Māori and war commemorations.

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    Remembering the C Company 'Kaupoi'

    Service recognition medals for whānau of WWII veterans.

  5. Video for World renowned autobiography Anne Frank translated into te reo
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    World renowned autobiography Anne Frank translated into te reo

    Anne Frank's famous World War II diary has been translated into te reo Māori.  Renowned te reo Māori translator Te Haumihiata Mason completed the 73rd translation of  "Diary of a Young Girl".  Mason said she now has a deeper understanding of the great injustices that come with racism, hatred and anti-semitism.   

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