Activities and Projects
A blog for reviews of books on war written for children: stories that we need to remember, and should never forget.
Recording and displaying Methven's First World War soldier stories in the Methven Heritage Centre during the centenary period.
Activities for the Whanganui area include a major exhibition, digitisation of community held records, a newsletter, art exhibitions and memorials photography.
A book exploring Eastbourne's experience of war — both overseas and on the home front — in the early twentieth century.
Plans are in place for the Kaikoura Memorial Gardens to receive a much needed upgrade in time for the centenary of Armisitce Day in 2018.
A project seeking to establish the first permanent New Zealand War Memorial Museum in the town of Le Quesnoy, France, in time for the centenary of the town's liberation on 4 November 1918.
A project to audit and digitise the First World War collections at the Waimate Historical Society, and encourage members of the public to share personal stories and artefacts.
An online resource telling a modern and accessible story about the New Zealand Division's role at the Western Front.
Publication of a book about animals and birds in service during the First World War.
A story of the life and death of Roy Haycock, who was wounded during the battle of Flers-Courcellete in September 1916, and killed at Passchendaele 12 October 1917.
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.
Short films telling personal stories about New Zealanders affected by the First World War.