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Harnessed: New Zealand's War Horses exhibition

An exhibition at Papakura Museum on the more than 10,000 horses that accompanied our soldiers to the battlefields of the First World War. August-October 2014.

Photograph: National Army Museum, New Zealand. Horses struggle to pull a field gun from the mud at Flanders

More than 10,000 horses accompanied our Kiwi soldiers to the battlefields of the First World War. They served and endured and sadly at the war's end they were left behind.
Exhibition developed by the National Army Museum, New Zealand
Showing at Papakura Museum August-October 2014.
Funded by The Whitehouse Tavern Trust.

Contact the museum; 09 298 2003 or www.papakuramuseum.org.nz

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October 2014
Date added: 01 April 2014 | Last updated: 14 November 2014