The Battalion sings 'Tama Ngakau Marie'
The Battalion sings a favourite Māori hymn for all occasions, Tama ngakau marie (Son of a peaceful heart). Slight damage in the original recording can be heard in the final verse. There is also wind noise.
Track sixteen from Ake, Ake Kia Kaha E! Songs of the 28 (Māori) Battalion
Original sound file from Radio New Zealand Sound Archives Ngā Taonga Kōrero. Any re-use of this audio is a breach of copyright. To request a copy of the recording, contact Sound Archives Ngā Taonga Kōrero.