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Battle of Moturoa

The television series The New Zealand wars describes the unsuccessful attack of George Whitmore's men, supported by Whanganui kūpapa (pro-government Māori) under Te Keepa Te Rangihiwinui, on Tītokowaru's at Moturoa on 7 November 1868.

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Danny Keenan, 'New Zealand wars - Tītokowaru’s war, 1868–1869', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 29 May 2022)

Story by Danny Keenan, published 20 Jun 2012, reviewed & revised 8 Feb 2017