This Rememberence Wall celebrates the Veterans descended from Rahui & Tenetahi.

We wish to remember their contribution and celebrate their lives

We encourage all our family to submit Photographs and a korero of their service, so that we can all appreciate the contribution our warriors have made.


Please click on the Veterans name for summary on their service.

  • Hawi Tenetahi Te Heru
  • John Henry Brown
  • John (Sonny)  Newton McCabe
  • Roy (Tup) Michael McCabe
  • James (Jim) Cameron McCabe
  • Harvey (Donk) McCabe
  • Roy Anthony McCabe
  • Roi Brown
James (Jim) Cameron McCabe

James (Jim) Cameron McCabe

James Cameron McCabe No 242025

One of four brothers who served, James served in the Pacific during WWII. - Grandson of Wi Taiawa

World War II (Pacific)

Jim enlisted in June 1942 and was posted to the Pacific as a gunner in November 1942.  He served in the Guadalcanal area.  In May 1944 Sonny McCabe wrote to his brother Jim asking him not to enlist in the 28 Maori Battalion due to the number of brothers in the Battalion getting killed.  Jim returned to New Zealand in August 1944.