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CENTRAL HAWKES BAY SETTLERS

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EXHIBITION: They Answered the Call

 

The exhibition has been extended until 26th May 2015

They answered the call - 1914 - Central Hawkes Bay in WW1

 

An exhibition at the Central Hawkes Bay Settlers Museum in Waipawa, will tell us the stories of some of the local soldiers who went to the First World War.

We see their names on war memorials, we know they were heroes, they died in the war but who were these men?

An exhibition at the Central Hawkes Bay Settlers Museum in Waipawa, will tell us the stories of some of the local soldiers who went to the First World War. As well as their stories, the exhibition will remind us of the time of the First World War and bring the events closer by creating authentic displays and providing interactive information about local people who answered the call. This will include a record of the names on all Central Hawkes Bay cenotaphs and memorials, and a database for recording stories and memories of First World War soldiers which will be available for future generations.

From 3rd August - 26th January 2015

CHB Settlers Museum, 23 High Street, Waipawa, Central Hawkes Bay

Open 7 days from 10am – 4pm

Organised by CHB Settlers Museum with the Waipukurau & Districts RSA collection.

03/08/2014 to 26/01/2015