Story: Kohere, Henare Mokena

Henare Kohere

Henare Kohere

A portrait of Henare Kohere was published in the Auckland Weekly News on 24 October 1901, soon after his heroic rescue of a crew member of the wrecked scow Whakapai at East Cape.

About this item

Auckland City Libraries - Tāmaki Pātaka Kōrero, Sir George Grey Special Collections
Reference: AWNS-19011024-4-4

Permission of Auckland City Libraries Tāmaki Pātaka Kōrero must be obtained before any re-use of this image.

How to cite this page:

Henare Kohere Swann. 'Kohere, Henare Mokena', Dictionary of New Zealand Biography, first published in 1996. Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, https://teara.govt.nz/en/biographies/3k17/kohere-henare-mokena (accessed 15 December 2017)