British Colonial Wars : New Zealand

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Colonial New Zealand Wars Māori and militia

I’ve been making some slow but steady progress on my colonial New Zealand Wars project, having painted eight more Māori warriors and eight militiamen over the last couple of weeks. TheyR…

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Forest Rangers,1860s: 1:Major von Tempsky.2:Private,Forest Rangers.3:Maori toa,late 1860s.

Between 1845 and various groups of Maori were involved in a series of wars of resistance against British settlers. British Army Uniform, British Uniforms, Military Men, Military History, Military Uniforms, Military Drawings, British Armed Forces, Osprey Publishing, Army & Navy

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British; Kai-Iwi Cavalry Volunteers,Trooper. Militia Private & Officer New Zealand 1860s

The Maori Wars end with British supremacy – Historical articles and illustrations Military Art, Military History, Military Uniforms, History Images, Art History, British Army Uniform, Crimean War, Military Pictures, British Colonial

The Maori Wars end with British supremacy

Disputes over ownership followed involving a series of violent conflicts during the 19th century. These became known as the New Zealand Land Wars. Both sides suffered losses, with the Brittish Crown the eventual victor. Land confiscation and questionable land sales carried on through to the 20th century, until the vast majority of land in New Zealand was owned by settlers and the Crown.

Portrait of Tamata Waka posed with axe-headed spear next to a superimposed bloody head on a pedestal. Maori People, Tribal People, Maori Face Tattoo, Nz History, Polynesian People, Old Portraits, Maori Art, Historical Pictures, People Of The World

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The Maori chief Hone Heke starts a war by chopping down the British flagpole at Kororāreka. Nz History, History Online, Treaty Of Waitangi, Maori Tribe, Polynesian People, Maori People, Bay Of Islands, Maori Art, Kiwiana

Hōne Heke

Hone Heke (?-1850) cutting down the British flag at Kororareka, now known as Russell // Hone Heke was one of the first Maori chiefs to support the Treaty of Waitangi between the Maori and the British in 1840, but later led widespread revolts after the agreement was broken // the New Zealand Wars lasted from 1845 to 1872

Final Shots: Titokowaru's Taranaki War was one of the last major clashes of arms between Maori and Pakeha. The redoubtable Titokowaru. Nz History, Family History, Polynesian People, Maori People, World Conflicts, National Symbols, Maori Art, Total War, British Army

Apologising For Victory

Final Shots: Titokowaru's Taranaki War (1868) was one of the last major clashes of arms between Maori and Pakeha. The redoubtable Titokowaru may have won every battle, but the final outcome of the Land Wars (1845-1872) was never in doubt. A CENTURY and a half ago, on 17th March 1860, Imperial British forces under the command of Colonel Charles Gold attacked a band of Te Atiawa warriors sent by their chief, Wiremu Kingi, to peacefully re-occupy 243 hectares of disputed territory just outside…

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Colonial New Zealand Wars – DRESSING THE LINES

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The Maori chief Hone Heke starts a war by chopping down the British flagpole at Kororāreka. Nz History, History Online, Treaty Of Waitangi, Maori Tribe, Polynesian People, Maori People, Bay Of Islands, Maori Art, Kiwiana

Seven Very Different Opponents Faced By Victorian British Armies

Maintaining your status as a global power is no easy thing. The British Victorian Army was one of the best equipped and most experienced in the world, its

New Zealand Wars -- attacks from romanticsed fiction, such as the attack shown in the above illustration from the classic 1891 novel Maori and Settler by GA Henty. Polynesian People, Maori People, Maori Designs, Maori Art, Ancient Architecture, Historical Pictures, British Army, Art History, New Zealand

Colonial New Zealand Wars – Page 4 – DRESSING THE LINES

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The New Zealand Wars 1820–72 by Ian Knight and Raffaele Ruggeri - Read Online

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