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Photograph of a group of early settlers and veterans of the New Zealand Wars. Six men and one woman are seated on a grassy hill. The woman is representing her husband who was ill when the photograph was taken. William Pearn is on the far left hand side of the photograph, next to the "x". The photograph has been mounted on a piece of card. Photograph likely taken on the annivesary of the Battle of Waireka (1860).
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Man in center front is Oliver Cook Spurdle 1833-1911.

- Carolene Norgate-Crandall

Posted on 10-08-2019 05:42:03