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Te Hokowhitu-a-Tū - The Māori Pioneer Battalion

This article tells the story of Māori and the First World War and of the huge contribution made by the pioneer Māori Battalion.

Māori battalion doing a haka


  • AudienceKaiakoStudents
  • Curriculum Level3
  • Education SectorPrimary
  • Learning AreaSocial Science
  • Resource LanguageEnglish
  • Resource typeText/Chapter
  • SeriesSchool Journal

About this resource

Series: School Journal Level 3 June 2014

Reading year level: 6

Category: Non-fiction

Topics: First World War, British Empire, Māori soldiers, New Zealand Expeditionary Force, Māori contingent, war