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Students Perform Moving Tribute for Recently Deceased Teacher Who Taught Them Amazing War Dance

by Adam Albright-Hanna

July 28, 2015

After New Zealand high school teacher Dawson Tamatea passed away suddenly at the age of 55 last week, hundreds of students showed up to perform a uniquely awesome tribute. As the teacher's hearse arrived for the funeral service, the teens performed the haka, a Maori war dance that Tamatea had taught them. Check out the moving performance below.

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Students Perform Moving Tribute for Recently Deceased Teacher Who Taught Them Amazing War Dance