Monday, 30 January 2017
Different people from different countries will be here around 12 October to remember the sacrifice of the New Zealanders in the First Battle of Passchendaele, but also in the Battle of Broodseinde and even the Winter of 1917-1918 with the Battle of Polderhoek Chateau. New Zealand officials and the community of Zonnebeke wil have commemoration events during this period. If you have the intention to be here in this vicinity around 14 October you're more than welcome to participate this special event. We do expect to have 12,000 people visiting the 12,000 gravestones. on Tyne Cot Cemetery. You can be one of those 12,000. Of course we will not forget the approx 35,000 names on the Wall of the Missing and the names in the New Zealand Apse for the Missing.
Don't forget to register for this event, you need to be registered and you can come as an individual or as a group. register here: http://passchendaele2017.org/en/evenementen/silent-city-meets-living-city/