Troopers' Memorial Wiggins Memorial, Pukekura Park Boer War Memorial  Patea Memorial Park Gates , Hawera Hempton Memorial, Okato Marsland Hill

South African War Memorials

While a number of Taranaki troopers served in the Anglo-Boer War of 1899 -1902 memorials to the casualties were restricted to the major centres. Two memorials to individuals were erected (Hempton and Wiggins) both who died of disease. A certain mystery surrounds Wiggins memorial as it appears to have disappeared without trace.

 

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Taranaki Rugby Reps - 1887.

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