Story: Tuwhare, Hone

Hone Tuwhare and friends, 1940s

Hone Tuwhare and friends, 1940s

Hone Tuwhare (back row, right) is pictured at Point Chevalier, Auckland, in the early 1940s with some of his friends, including Johnny Dixon (front right) and Reni Rapi (back left). At the time Tuwhare was training to become a boilermaker at the Ōtāhuhu workshops of New Zealand Railways; he gained his trade certificate in 1944.

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Janet Hunt. 'Tuwhare, Hone', Dictionary of New Zealand Biography, first published in 2010. Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, https://teara.govt.nz/en/biographies/6t1/tuwhare-hone (accessed 22 November 2017)