Veteran Ev Otto receives a suprising letter

  Waiuku born,  RSA Franklin’s stalwart and World War 2 veteran Everard ‘Ev’ Otto (95) served in the New Zealand Army Service Corps and was situated at the ‘Battle of Monte Cassino‘ which ran from 17 January – 18 May 1944. He and many of his fellow soldiers were aged in their early 20’s. The battle…

Inside the Tuakau Museum

After visiting the Pukekohe’s Pioneer Cottage, I thought it would make sense to pop out and have a look at the Tuakau & District Museum. What I saw there was mind blowing and took me back to when I was a kid growing up in the 70’s/80’s.