Created by potrace 1.14, written by Peter Selinger 2001-2017

Category Archives: Natapu MARA RURUTU WWII VOLUNTEER

Natapu MARA (Sgt 30.766) born the 8th of July 1922 in Rurutu joined as a volunteer at 18 years of age, he left Tahiti for the duration of the war, this young mans journey began via Fiji, New Zealand, Sydney, Canada and Iceland before arriving in Scotland, where they were transferred to Camberley, Englad to join the Free French Air Force as unfortunately France had capitulated with his fellow Tahitians.

thumbnail

AN INTRODUCTION

  • As an exceptionally proud son I certainly would have loved my father to indulge me […]

    Post Image

    TAHITIAN (Mā’ohi) WWII VOLUNTEERS

  • The story about this young man in uniform who hailed from a small island in […]