Shinto sanctuary, are no longer considered 'criminals' because of treaties and domesticlaws. http://www.straitstimes.com/BreakingNews/Asia/Story/STIStory_708754.htmlFor peace to pakeha and Maori community concerning National Independence and jurisdictional flag, the following questions need to be answered:1.
Upon the call of Queen Victoria, the ten contingents of NZ troops carried whichnational flag, the Union Jack flag or 1835 Declaration of Independence (DOI) flagwhen they departed to the African war?2.
If it was not the Union Jack then what flag did the contingent use?3.
Were the NZ contingent in South Africa fighting under a NZ or British flag that nophotos show the contingents with flags?4.
Based on the notice shown below was there confusion as to which flag was thecontingents lawfully allowed to be used on foreign soil, as Britain ruled the waves?The New Zealand Gazette of Saturday October 23
1869 had the followingentry for use by all vessels, a flag not use on land, a red herring to the origin andbirth of 1902 NZ flag.
"Whereas by a Proclamation bearing date the 10th day of January One Thousand EightHundred and Sixty Seven the letters NZ were temporarily appointed as the badge of NewZealand; And whereas it is expedient to adopt a permanent device; Now therefore Sir GeorgeFerguson Bowen, the Governor of the colony of New Zealand, do hereby appoint that the sealand badge in future to be worn, in accordance with the Queen's Regulations, as the distinctivebadge of the colony, by all vessels belonging to or permanently employed in the service of theColonial Government of New Zealand, shall be the Southern Cross, as represented in the BlueEnsign by four five-pointed red stars in the fly, with white borders to correspond to thecolouring of the Jack; in the Jack by four five-pointed white stars on the red ground of the StGeorge's Cross; and in the pendant by four stars near the staff similar to those in the Ensign.And I do further order that the temporary badge consisting of letters NZ at present in use incolonial vessels shall from and after this date be discontinued.Welli
ngton. 23rd October 1869. W. Gisborne.”
Obtained from http://www.nzflaginstitute.org/index_page0116.htm
This helps global clearing the authenticity and legitimacy of a second second NewZealand national flag, constitution and New Zealand Independence Day. If not,why not?Evidence and facts point to the non-extinguished New Zealand first national flag,constitution and jurisdiction:
In the section of Paihia and Waitangi in Te Ara Encyclopedia of New Zealandstated
‘in 1834 Māori chiefs gathered at Wa
itangi to select a national flag, and in 1835 to
sign a declaration of the country’s independence.’
January 2011 the New Zealand Herald Editorial wrote
‘Let’s have a special 171
birthday party. … If it is something of a historical
Auckland's anniversary falls on January 29, it is a happy one. … The
council's event-organising agency wants to stage a fIreworks display to mark the
Timing back 171 years, Auckland administration was formed on 29
January 1840, aweek before the Treaty of Waitangi (TOW). This evidence that a nation had been born