Activities and Projects
Take an in-depth look at the stories behind five of the Carillon bells dedicated by Wellingtonians in memory of those who died in the First World War.
Creating a digital community resource to preserve stories surrounding the impact of the First World War on the Buller district.
Digitisation of 'The Mataura Ensign' newspapers from 1915 to 1919.
Retired Belgian judge Dominique Cooreman unearthed an almost forgotten battle in Belgium, where more than 1000 NZ soldiers were killed between mid-June to the end of August 1917.
The restoration of the flagstaff memorial at Te Tokanganui-a-noho marae, Te Kuiti which records and honours the names of 77 men from Ngāti Maniapoto who served overseas during the First World War.
A blog for reviews of books on war written for children: stories that we need to remember, and should never forget.
Collecting the wartime reading experiences of New Zealanders at home and abroad for the New Zealand Reading Experience Database (NZ-RED).
Restoring the Kaitaia First World War memorial for the centenary commemorations.
Publication of a book about animals and birds in service during the First World War.
A sculptural work in memorial to the grievous losses of the First World War and a reflection on the idea of 'victory' in war. Now exhibiting in Europe.
A book exploring Eastbourne's experience of war — both overseas and on the home front — in the early twentieth century.
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.