Activities and Projects
A blog for reviews of books on war written for children: stories that we need to remember, and should never forget.
Published for the centenary of the Battle of the Somme, a major First World War history told for the first time from the British and German perspectives.
A new exhibition looking at Passchendaele from the perspective of those who took part. National Library of New Zealand, Wellington, 8.30am - 5pm.
An online resource telling a modern and accessible story about the New Zealand Division's role at the Western Front.
Sandra Coney's new book explores the faces behind Waitākere's First World War memorials.
Digitisation of 'The Mataura Ensign' newspapers from 1915 to 1919.
A book detailing the joint project between New Zealand, Australia and Turkey that has produced the first comprehensive archaeological and historical survey of the Anzac battlefield at Gallipoli.
The repatriation of film showing Kiwis at the European and home fronts held in overseas archives and the building of a shared Anzac website to showcase sounds and images of the War.
New Zealand Post remembers and honours those who served the First World War with its first addition to the their stamp and coin programme, titled 1914 For King and Empire.
The planting of a series of forests around the Coromandel Peninsula commemorating major battles and all New Zealand soldiers who died in the First World War.
Distinguished historian Christopher Pugsley charts the New Zealand Division’s last and most successful First World War action in an authoritative and highly illustrated book.
A book exploring Eastbourne's experience of war — both overseas and on the home front — in the early twentieth century.