NZ'S FIRST WORLD WAR CENTENARY 2014–2019

Activities & Projects

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Hastings District commemorates Anzac Day 2015 at the Cenotaph in Civic Square with a dawn service, a civic ceremony and a programme of music and community art projects.

Topics: Art, Anzac Day 2015, Events, Commemorations, Lottery Grant Recipients Audience: Families, General Located in: New Zealand, Hastings

Creating a searchable database of information about Hawke’s Bay fallen and returned First World War servicemen, who are named on rolls of honour and memorials in the region.

Topics: Database, Archives, History, Digitisation, online resources Audience: historians, Descendents Located in: New Zealand, Hastings

An exhibition featuring memorabilia and images from the First World War, at Hastings War Memorial Library from 30 January to 24 April 2015.

Topics: Social & Political History, Exhibitions, Events, Memorabilia Audience: General, historians Located in: New Zealand, Hastings

An exhibition at the Hastings War Memorial Library featuring images of Māori soldiers during the First World War. Runs from 1 April to 24 April 2015.

 

Topics: Social & Political History, Events, Exhibitions, Maori Audience: General Located in: New Zealand, Hastings

Professor Glyn Harper talks about the make-up of the NZ soldier in the First World War; who they were and where they came from. At the Hastings War Memorial Library, 6pm Wed 4 March 2015.

Topics: Public Talks & Tours, Events Audience: General, historians Located in: New Zealand, Hastings