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.

LEST WE FORGET

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Details for Joseph Hugh Taplin

Warrant Number:10
Surname:Taplin
Forenames:Joseph Hugh
Gender: Male
Age Group:Adult
Age:67
Type:Burial
Date of Birth: Unknown
Date of Death: 10 July 1951 (Tuesday)
Date of Burial:Unknown
Cemetery: Matahiia
Block: MATA1
Plot #: 44
Inscription:NZEF Great War Veteran 2/1469 2nd Lt. J. H. TAPLIN D. C. M., Field Artillery, died 10 July 1951 aged 67 years.

[Relocated to Matahiia Station in January 2011 due to potential flooding of Matahiia Cemetery.]
Council has confirmed this plot does not currently have a headstone.

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