Captain Hēnare speaks to the people of Tai Tokerau

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In 1943, Captain James Hēnare (Ngāti Hine), later the Battalion's last Commanding Officer (1945-46), speaks on behalf of A Company in a message to the people of Tai Tokerau, Northland. The traditional Northland song Hāruru te Reinga follows.

Reference:

Track seven from Ake, Ake Kia Kaha E! Songs of the 28 (Māori) Battalion

Sound file from Ngā Taonga Sound & Vision. Any re-use of this audio is a breach of copyright.

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Submitted by mbadmin on Wed, 24/06/2009 - 11:58

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