Rikihana Carkeek enlisted with the First Maori Contingent on the outbreak of war, sailing with the contingent to Egypt, Malta and Gallipoli. He was wounded in the battle of Sari Bair. 349 more words
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The Irish in the First World War, World War I in Ireland
Incident and pain, commemoration and controversy. – Dublin in World War I.
Every year from 2014-2018 is a First World War centenary year. 810 more words
Working within European archives to engage with colonial knowledge is often a problematic experience. Being confronted with the structural and personal inequalities of empire and attempting to understand the repercussions for lived experience is a challenge in recovery and the insights offered by colonial phenomenon and the actions and cultures of the past. 449 more words