The crowd attending the Remembrance Ceremony
New Zealand Army Chaplain Don Parker
conducted the Service
The Reading by the Chief of the New Zealand Army,
Major General Louis Gardiner
Flag bearer Captain Aimee Bywater-Lutman
World War I Remembrance Service
Zonnebeke, Belgium, 12 october 2007
At the New Zealand Memorial, Zonnebeke, remembering the 845 New
Zealanders who died there on 12 October 1917 - 90 years ago - New
Zealand's most tragic event.
Zonnebeke - The inscription on the New
Zealand Memorial
Laying wreaths
The inscription on the monument in Flemish and French - "This
Monument indicates the position of Gravenstafel from where on
the 4th of October 1917 the New Zealand Division advanced in
the direction of Passchendaele"
Photographed and prepared by Ken Baker,
Brussels, Belgium
(updated 14 October 2007)
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