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ANZAC Day 2010 - Auckland Dawn Service  

ANZAC Day 2010 - Auckland Dawn Service

ANZAC Day 2010 - Auckland Dawn Service

April 25th 2010
ANZAC (Australian and New Zealand Army Corps) Day on 25th April remembers not only those who fought at Gallipoli, Turkey during World War 1, but also men and women who have served in other wars. 95 years ago 2,271 New Zealanders lost their lives in the battle at what is now known as Anzac Cove. The red poppies are a symbol of remembrance for New Zealanders who died in service during wars, a ... read more
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New Zealand Flag The Polynesian Maori reached New Zealand in about A.D. 800. In 1840, their chieftains entered into a compact with Britain, the Treaty of Waitangi, in which they ceded sovereignty to Queen Victoria while retaining territorial rights. In that same year... ... read more
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