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Wilson, J A :The fight at Rangiaohia for the recovery of McHale's body. February 21 1864. Colonial Defence Force. McDonnell. Col. Nixon. Wilson, Alexander. Dunn. Forest Rangers. 65th Regiment. Gen. Cameron and staff. [Auckland, Brett, 1887]

Reference Number: A-109-050

Battle scene with groups of soldiers from the Forest Rangers and the 65th Regiment, plus General Cameron and staff, with guns firing and horses, several dead or wounded men, Maori whares in the background and bush and hills. Soldiers are identified by name and the death of General Nixon is shown. The man directing the Forest Rangers is likely to be von Tempsky.

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Lithographs, related to Edward d McHales, Gustavus Ferdinand von Tempsky, Lieutenant-Colonel Thomas McDonnell, John Alexander Wilson, Henry Brett, Corporal Arthur Jose N Dunn, Sir Duncan Alexander Cameron, Lieutenant-Colonel Marmaduke George Nixon, New Zealand Army Forest Rangers, Great Britain. Army. 65th Regiment of Foot (2nd Yorkshire, North Riding), Rangiaowhia, Forests and forestry - New Zealand - Waikato Region, New Zealand Wars, 1860-1872, Horses - New Zealand - Waikato Region, Death, Rifles and Maori - Kainga.

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Wilson, J A :The fight at Rangiaohia for the recovery of McHale's body. February 21 1864. Colonial Defence Force. McDonnell. Col. Nixon. Wilson, Alexander. Dunn. Forest Rangers. 65th Regiment. Gen. Cameron and staff. [Auckland, Brett, 1887], Reference Number A-109-050 (1 digitised items)

Extent: 1 b&w art print(s)Lithograph 165 x 280 mm. Horizontal imageSingle art work

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