Activities and Projects
An organisational history of the New Zealand Expeditionary Force covering its formation, initial structure, development and changes.
A book exploring Eastbourne's experience of war — both overseas and on the home front — in the early twentieth century.
Repainting of Whangaroa RSA building in Kaeo in its original 1925 colours
An online resource telling a modern and accessible story about the New Zealand Division's role at the Western Front.
Historian Anna Rogers' print history on the hundreds of doctors, nurses, stretcher-bearers and other medical service personnel who cared for the sick and wounded in the war. Due out November 2018
Events, activities and exhibitions will be happening right across the Christchurch City Libraries network throughout 2014 to 2018.
"In Flanders Fields" arrangement for choir and piano by David Hamilton and performed by Cantores Choir.
To place the Anzac poppy flower head on the places such as roads and facilities that are named after wartime activities or people.
A new interactive gallery exploring New Zealand's unique First World War story opening October 2017 at Auckland War Memorial Museum, Auckland.
A project to place images and brief information boards about Lower Hutt WW1 soldiers/heroes in locations closest to their residential address at their time of signing up.
100 portraits of New Zealand's very own Berry Boys along with vintage posters and photographs and artworks of war times will be displayed on mobile screens around the world.
A collection of stories about men from Porirua district who served overseas. There will be 200 First World War stories, including men who enlisted from the Porirua Mental Hospital.