NZ'S FIRST WORLD WAR CENTENARY 2014–2019

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A book detailing the lives of 71 New Zealand families that lost three or more children over the course of the First World War.

Topics: Book, historical interest, commemorative, Family History Audience: General Public, Family history researchers, Researchers, All of the Community
Organised by: Fair Dinkum Publications

On the 11th hour of the 11th day of the 11th month in 1918, after four years of brutal conflict, war finally gave way to peace. Join us as we commemorate Armistice Day in Waimate, 9-11 Nov 2018

Topics: Commemorations, Ceremonies, Memorials and Monuments, Roaring Chorus, Armistice Audience: General Public, veterans, All of the Community Located in: New Zealand, Waimate
Organised by: Waimate RSA

The concert theme is “Memoirs and Song” which will see a framework of choral pieces interspersed with hymns, short poetry & readings. In Cambridge, 11 November 2018.

Topics: Concert, Music, Event, Le Quesnoy, Armistice Audience: Families, Students, music teachers, All of the Community Located in: New Zealand, Hamilton
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Explore the story of Charles Southey, who was awarded the Military Medal for bravery following the Battle of Passchendaele.

Topics: WW1, exhibition, Local history, Soldiers Audience: All of the Community, Teachers, School students Located in: New Zealand, Tauranga

I Died in Hell, Passchendaele tells the story of Carl Jordan using his own words and those of his friends and gives an insight into what these men endured.

Topics: Passchendaele, exhibition, History, WW1, Local history Audience: All of the Community, Teachers, Students Located in: New Zealand, Tauranga