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Famous Graves in New Zealand

55 records found


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Ngaio Marsh

23 Apr 1895 – 18 Feb 1982

Author. She received world-wide acclaim as a 20th century writer...

Peel Forest, Timaru District, Canterbury, New Zealand

Denis “Denny” Hulme

18 Jun 1936 – 4 Oct 1992

Formula One Driver. 1967 Formula One World Champion, driving a...

Te Puke, Western Bay of Plenty District, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand

Samuel Mitchell

8 Sep 1841 – 16 Mar 1894

Waikato-Hauhau Maori War Victoria Cross Medal Recipient. He...

Ross, Westland District, West Coast, New Zealand

No grave photo

LCPL John Ryan

1839 – 29 Dec 1863

Maori War Victoria Cross Medal Recipient. He served as a Lance...

Tuakau, Waikato District, Waikato, New Zealand

Bruce McLaren

30 Aug 1937 – 2 Jun 1970

Auto Race Car Driver. He was the first New Zealander to win a...

Glen Eden, Auckland Council, Auckland, New Zealand

Bernard Diamond

Jan 1827 – 25 Jan 1892

Indian Mutiny Victoria Cross Recipient. He received the award for...

Masterton, Masterton District, Wellington, New Zealand

John Gildroy Grant

26 Aug 1889 – 25 Nov 1970

World War I Victoria Cross Recipient. Born in Hawera, New...

Glen Eden, Auckland Council, Auckland, New Zealand

James Crichton

15 Jul 1879 – 22 Sep 1961

World War I Victoria Cross Recipient. A native of Ireland, he was...

Glen Eden, Auckland Council, Auckland, New Zealand

William James Hardham

31 Jul 1878 – 13 Apr 1928

Second Boer War British Victoria Cross Medal Recipient. He served...

Wellington, Wellington City, Wellington, New Zealand

Alfred Clive Hulme

24 Jan 1911 – 2 Sep 1982

World War II Victoria Cross Medal Recipient. He served as a...

Te Puke, Western Bay of Plenty District, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand

No grave photo

Mahuta Tawhiao

1855 – 9 Nov 1910

New Zealand Maori King. Born in Whatiwhatihoe, he was the son of...

Taupiri, Waikato District, Waikato, New Zealand

Peter “Possum” Bourne

13 Apr 1956 – 30 Apr 2003

Auto Race Car Driver. He was known as the most successful rally...

Pokeno, Waikato District, Waikato, New Zealand

Kevin Tod Smith, II

16 Mar 1963 – 16 Feb 2002

Actor. His best known role was on television portraying the Greek...

Meadowbank, Auckland Council, Auckland, New Zealand

Horace Robert Martineau

31 Oct 1874 – 7 Apr 1916

Second Boer War Victoria Cross Medal Recipient. He served as a...

Andersons Bay, Dunedin City, Otago, New Zealand

Reginald Stanley Judson

29 Sep 1881 – 26 Aug 1972

World War I Victoria Cross Medal Recipient. He served as a...

Glen Eden, Auckland Council, Auckland, New Zealand

John Daniel Hinton

17 Sep 1909 – 28 Jun 1997

World War II Victoria Cross Medal Recipient. He served as a...

Bromley, Christchurch City, Canterbury, New Zealand

Samuel Frickleton

1 Apr 1891 – 6 Sep 1971

World War I British Victoria Cross Medal Recipient. He served as...

Naenae, Lower Hutt City, Wellington, New Zealand

Duncan Gordon Boyes

5 Nov 1846 – 1 Jan 1869

Shimonoseki Expedition Victoria Cross Medal Recipient. Born in...

Andersons Bay, Dunedin City, Otago, New Zealand

Cyril Royston Guyton Bassett

3 Jan 1892 – 9 Jan 1983

World War I Victoria Cross Recipient. Born at Auckland, New...

Auckland, Auckland Council, Auckland, New Zealand

Keith Elliott

25 Apr 1916 – 7 Oct 1989

World War II Victoria Cross Recipient. A native of New Zealand,...

Paraparaumu Beach, Kapiti Coast District, Wellington, New Zealand

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