Tamaki Paenga Hira
Auckland War Memorial Museum
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Also Known As
South African War, 1899-1902
First Known Rank
Occupation before Enlistment
5 March 1900
Melbourne/Cape Town, South Africa
Queen's South Africa Medal; Mentioned in Despatches (MiD) (South Africa)
Last Unit Served
Princess Christian's Army Nursing Service Reserve
Place of Death
Hastings,Hawke's Bay, New Zealand
Date of Death
12 May 1935
Year of Death
Trained Invercargill; Travelled from Cape Town to England and discharged 1902; Married William Oliphant 3 October 1911
Arrived Melbourne/Cape Town 5 April 1900
Talunethen transfer at Melbourne to Salamis for South Africa.
New Zealand History online. New Zealand in the South (Boer) War. URL:
Stowers, R. (1992). Kiwi versus Boer: the First New Zealand Mounted Rifles in the Anglo-Boer War 1899-1902. Hamilton, NZ, The Author.
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