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The Cyclopedia of New Zealand, Vol 2
Page 868
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THE THAMES NAVAL VOLUNTEER CORPS dates back to the 8th of October, 1868. The Corps in 1900 numbered sixty-six rank and file, and the band consisted of twenty-eight active members. Captain W. H. Potts is in command of the corps, and Mr G. D. Smith is bandmaster."

Page 868
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THE HAURAKI RIFLE VOLUNTEER CORPS was established about 1897. Its strength is sixty, and it has a brass band with twenty-five members. Officers for 1900: Captain E. F. Adams, and Lieutenants W. H. Lucas and J Swindley; with Mr E. Williams as bandmaster."


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