Story: Ngarimu, Te Moananui-a-Kiwa

Relatives of Te Moananui-a-Kiwa Ngarimu

Relatives of Te Moananui-a-Kiwa Ngarimu

Te Moananui-a-Kiwa Ngarimu's parents, Maraea (left) and Hamuera (centre), accepted his posthumous Victoria Cross at a special hui in 1943. Also present was his aunt, Materoa Reedy (right), who made the principal speech of welcome.

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Alexander Turnbull Library, Evening Post Collection (PAColl-0614)
Reference: 1/2-061855; F

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How to cite this page:

Whai Ngata. 'Ngarimu, Te Moananui-a-Kiwa', first published in the Dictionary of New Zealand Biography, vol. 5, 2000, and updated online in January, 2002. Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 24 October 2017)