70 years ago this month
The Battalion are at Montaquila as counter-attack reserve for 2 Paratroop Brigade, then relief for 24 Battalion atop Colle Belvedere. By months end they had moved up the Rapido valley to Sora. Read the war diary for May 1944 here
Sonny Waru and Peter Awatere - mid 60's
During the mid 60's the Aotearoa Folklore Society, run by Peter Awatere, travelled around the country. Here is part of the group taking a break - L to R - ?, Taniwha (Sonny) Waru, ?, Arapeta (Peter) Awatere, ??
Copyright How Whānau of Metcalfe Rd