Do you know what the New Zealanders did during World War I in Flanders?
Do you know if those soldiers are still remembered in Flanders?
Do you know if the New Zealanders know what happened in Passchendaele?
Do you know if the Belgians know what happened with the New Zealanders in Messines, Warneton and Passchendaele?
Monday, 27 April 2009
Freddy Declerck addresses guests during a tour of the exhibition. Mayor Cardoen, wife Rita and Councilor Ingrid Vandeputte are in the background.
Mayor Dirk Cardoen presents a Rik Ryon sculpture to Kaumatua Johnno Crofts. Waimakariri Mayor Ron Keating is to the left and Freddy Declerck to the right.
Mayor Dirk Cardoen and Kaumatua Johnno Crofts 'hongi' (rub noses) - a traditional Maori greeting.