Story: Te Waharoa, Wiremu Tamihana Tarapipipi

Wiremu Tamihana Tarapipipi Te Waharoa photographed by John Kinder

Wiremu Tamihana Tarapipipi Te Waharoa photographed by John Kinder

Wiremu Tamihana Tarapipipi Te Waharoa is depicted holding a double-barreled shotgun in 1863, probably just before the start of war in Waikato.

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Photograph by John Kinder

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How to cite this page:

Evelyn Stokes. 'Te Waharoa, Wiremu Tamihana Tarapipipi', Dictionary of New Zealand Biography, first published in 1990, updated February, 2006. Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, https://teara.govt.nz/en/biographies/1t82/te-waharoa-wiremu-tamihana-tarapipipi (accessed 20 May 2019)