Go Back  

New Zealand Defence Forces Honor Their Fallen with Haka 

Current Rating:

Join NowJoin Now
 
  #1  
Old 08-27-2012, 09:01 AM
Rudebwoy's Avatar
Rudebwoy
Offline:
My Rank: LANCE CORPORAL
Poster Rank:1469
Join Date: Jan 2010
 
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Quoted: 11 Post(s)
Activity Longevity
0/20 14/20
Today Posts
0/11 ssssss247
New Zealand Defence Forces Honor Their Fallen with Haka

Maori war dance in the honor of three killed soldiers.

source: http://www.abc.net.au/news/2012-08-2...mrades/4225346

Quote:
The bodies of three New Zealand soldiers killed in Afghanistan were welcomed home with a giant haka in Christchurch on August 23.

The tribute to Corporal Luke Tamatea, Lance Corporal Jacinda Baker and Private Richard Harris was performed by approximately 200 military personnel.

The three soldiers died earlier this month when their vehicle was hit by a huge roadside bomb in north-east Bamyan Province.

New Zealand has suffered a total of 10 combat deaths in Afghanistan
The fallen soldiers:http://www.3news.co.nz/Three-Kiwi-so...9/Default.aspx

The haka:
<****** width="560" height="315" src="http://www.youtube.com/embed/xI6TRTBZUMM?rel=0" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen></******>

Reply With Quote
The Following 6 Users Say Thank You to Rudebwoy For This Useful Post:
BigFoot, BryanXavier, Hunted, kellyhound, Nite, Norwegian1
  #2  
Old 08-27-2012, 02:40 PM
Norwegian1's Avatar
Norwegian1
Offline:
My Rank: STAFF SERGEANT
Poster Rank:589
Male
Join Date: Aug 2009
 
Mentioned: 4 Post(s)
Quoted: 37 Post(s)
Activity Longevity
2/20 15/20
Today Posts
1/11 sssss1053
Re: New Zealand Defence Forces Honor Their Fallen with Haka

That is THE best send off i have ever seen, and I am a Kiwi and have seen plenty of Haka.... very gripping

Reply With Quote
The Following User Says Thank You to Norwegian1 For This Useful Post:
BryanXavier
  #3  
Old 08-27-2012, 03:02 PM
kellyhound's Avatar
kellyhound
Offline:
✝Moderator from Hell✝
Poster Rank:9
e-mail
Join Date: Oct 2006
Contributions: 485
 
Mentioned: 92 Post(s)
Quoted: 2079 Post(s)
Activity Longevity
17/20 20/20
Today Posts
11/11 ssss63068
Re: New Zealand Defence Forces Honor Their Fallen with Haka

Great farewell

Reply With Quote
  #4  
Old 08-27-2012, 03:56 PM
Faline's Avatar
Faline
Offline:
♥ Moderator ♥
Poster Rank:2
Gore Goddess
Join Date: Jun 2009
Contributions: 226
 
Mentioned: 86 Post(s)
Quoted: 1905 Post(s)
Activity Longevity
0/20 15/20
Today Posts
0/11 ssss93389
Re: New Zealand Defence Forces Honor Their Fallen with Haka


Reply With Quote
  #5  
Old 08-27-2012, 04:15 PM
Hunted's Avatar
Hunted
Offline:
idiot savant with a ban stick
Poster Rank:41
Join Date: Oct 2006
Contributions: 23
 
Mentioned: 4 Post(s)
Quoted: 38 Post(s)
Activity Longevity
9/20 20/20
Today Posts
6/11 ssss20509
Re: New Zealand Defence Forces Honor Their Fallen with Haka

RIP

__________________
"Knowledge is often mistaken for intelligence. This is like mistaking a cup of milk for a cow"

You Like This Site? Think About Donating to Keep it Alive
Reply With Quote
  #6  
Old 08-27-2012, 06:23 PM
hal0mega's Avatar
hal0mega
Offline:
My Rank: MASTER SERGEANT
Poster Rank:411
Join Date: Feb 2009
 
Mentioned: 2 Post(s)
Quoted: 432 Post(s)
Activity Longevity
0/20 16/20
Today Posts
0/11 sssss1781
Re: New Zealand Defence Forces Honor Their Fallen with Haka

RIP but there's only embarrassment with that dance, should have fired off some guns or something, i think

Reply With Quote
  #7  
Old 08-27-2012, 09:12 PM
undeadcorpse's Avatar
undeadcorpse
Offline:
My Rank: STAFF SERGEANT
Poster Rank:578
Both
Join Date: Nov 2008
 
Mentioned: 4 Post(s)
Quoted: 88 Post(s)
Activity Longevity
0/20 16/20
Today Posts
0/11 sssss1075
Re: New Zealand Defence Forces Honor Their Fallen with Haka

I agree with you hal0mega. If it was me I'd want to come back to life and shoot them for giving me such a disgusting farewell

Reply With Quote
The Following Users Say Fuck Off To This Post By undeadcorpse:
Norwegian1
  #8  
Old 08-27-2012, 11:41 PM
Nite
Offline:
★ Legacy Member ★
Poster Rank:3
Join Date: Dec 2009
 
Mentioned: 390 Post(s)
Quoted: 16500 Post(s)
Activity Longevity
15/20 14/20
Today Posts
2/11 ssss89224
Re: New Zealand Defence Forces Honor Their Fallen with Haka

Quote:
Originally Posted by undeadcorpse View Post
I agree with you hal0mega. If it was me I'd want to come back to life and shoot them for giving me such a disgusting farewell
two things
fuck you
do some fucking research on what the Haka is,what it means and its significance to someone who has fallen you fucking retarded cunt

Reply With Quote
The Following User Says Thank You to Nite For This Useful Post:
Norwegian1
  #9  
Old 08-28-2012, 01:01 AM
undeadcorpse's Avatar
undeadcorpse
Offline:
My Rank: STAFF SERGEANT
Poster Rank:578
Both
Join Date: Nov 2008
 
Mentioned: 4 Post(s)
Quoted: 88 Post(s)
Activity Longevity
0/20 16/20
Today Posts
0/11 sssss1075
Re: New Zealand Defence Forces Honor Their Fallen with Haka

Quote:
Originally Posted by NiteFlyer View Post
two things
fuck you
do some fucking research on what the Haka is,what it means and its significance to someone who has fallen you fucking retarded cunt
I know about it and I don't care for it, ya retarded cunt

Reply With Quote
The Following Users Say Fuck Off To This Post By undeadcorpse:
Norwegian1
  #10  
Old 08-28-2012, 01:34 AM
Nite
Offline:
★ Legacy Member ★
Poster Rank:3
Join Date: Dec 2009
 
Mentioned: 390 Post(s)
Quoted: 16500 Post(s)
Activity Longevity
15/20 14/20
Today Posts
2/11 ssss89224
Re: New Zealand Defence Forces Honor Their Fallen with Haka

Quote:
Originally Posted by undeadcorpse View Post
I know about it and I don't care for it, ya retarded cunt
well you thick faced goon if you did know anything about as you claim you would realize that it is one of the highest honours that can be paid in Nz
genius

Reply With Quote
The Following User Says Thank You to Nite For This Useful Post:
Norwegian1

Powered by vBulletin Copyright 2000-2010 Jelsoft Enterprises Limited.

Search Engine Friendly URLs by vBSEO