View of Kaiwaka; 17-99

Name/Title

View of Kaiwaka

About this object

View of Kaiwaka with Mrs Rashleigh's house in foreground next to State Highway 1 which can also be seen in top left of photo.

The house was built c1940's for Mrs Rasleigh by the Kaiwaka community, after she lost her husband, Geoffrey Austen Rashleigh at the battle of Monte Casino in WW2.

He left behind a wife and one daughter Beryl Young nee Rashleigh b April 1942.
It has been owned for many years by Reg and Bev Jaques. Pukenui Road is on the top right of the photo. Hilda and Ted Mills house is in the centre of the photo.

Object number

17-99

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