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PURERUA MAORI CEMETERY

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Country:
New Zealand
Locality:
Far North District
Identified Casualties:
1

Location Information

From State Highway 10 just south of Kapiro, take the Kapiro-Purerua Road turnoff and follow that road along the Purerua Peninsula until it meets Rangihoua Road. At the end of Rangihoua Road, about 25 kilometres from the State Highway turnoff, Purerua cemeery, (Maori name Wharengaere), is situated up a rough track on a hill overlooking the tiny settlement.

Historical Information

There is 1 Commonwealth burial of the 1914-1918 war here.