Le Quesnoy Liberation Day

November 4, 2018
The start of a week of WW1 Commemorations in Cambridge:Sunday 4 NovemberCambridge Town Hall PlazaVictoria Street, Cambridge5.00pm-10.00pmFree event Free hot chocolate, music and activities for the kids, food for sale. A Le Quesnoy Photographic Display on the plaza of the lib...
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Cambridge Town Hall Plaza Victoria Street, Cambridge Parade and Commemorative Service For Armistice Parade departs Town Hall at 9.55am followed by Service on the plaza to commemorate the centenary of Armistice. Free eventFor full details of the week see Cambridge Commem...
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Mighty River Domain, Lake KarapiroThere will be a re-enactment of the Battle of Le Quesnoy 12.15pm commemorating the centenary of the liberation of Le Quesnoy.For full details about Armistice in Cambridge visit www.armisticeincambridge.co.nz or www.facebook.co...
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ANZAC Day at Le Quesnoy

April 25, 2018
Le Quesnoy - it’s a special place for All New Zealanders in France, the town of Le Quesnoy liberated on November 4, 1918 by the NZ Regiment.The Story is told in a stained glass window in St Andrews in Cambridge, and in Le Quesnoy they have commemorated Anzac Day ever since...
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A report from Pete Mossong on his 2008 visit

On November 3rd, 2008, after spending a couple of weeks touring the south and west of England, I headed off to France via the Eurostar train to Lille in northern France. I spent a few hours exploring Lille, then made my way via the domestic railway system (very impressive, a...
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​Le Quesnoy 2006

February 1, 2013

by Eris Parker

The reason for my overseas trip in 2006 was to tie up the research I had been doing for the past 18 years on Cambridge WW1 Soldiers by photographing the areas of battles, cemeteries and their headstones.My book ‘Cambridge WW1 - Something to Remember’ was publis...
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