They shall grow not old, as we that are left grow old:
Age shall not weary them, nor the years condemn.
At the going down of the sun and in the morning,
We will remember them.


If you visit Taruheru Cemetery on ANZAC day, help is available to guide you to find who you are looking for.
Look for the Hi-Viz or head to the office.

List of all our veterans


Online cemetery record search

Our online cemetery database includes headstone photos and inscriptions for most of our cemeteries.

You can also go to an interactive aerial map.

Details for William Pettie

Warrant Number:2853
Gender: Male
Age Group:Adult
Occupation:Mayor / Draper
Date of Birth: Unknown
Date of Death: 27 February 1914 (Friday)
Date of Burial:02 March 1914 (Monday)
Cemetery: Makaraka
Block: MKL
Plot #: 832
Map Location:View on Map

Picture of Makaraka cemetery, block MKL, plot 832.

Historic picture of Makaraka cemetery, block MKL, plot 832.

The following interments are also in this plot

SurnameForenamesTypeAge GroupAgeDate of DeathDate of Burial
PettieKathleen AnnieBurialAdult27Unknown30/12/1913