Battle of Passchendaele competition launched

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Minister of Arts and Culture

Headline: Battle of Passchendaele competition launched

Nikki Kaye | Arts, Culture and Heritage

Ten senior students will get the opportunity to join the 100th anniversary commemorations of the Battle of Passchendaele in Belgium later this year, as part of a competition for schools and kura, Education Minister Nikki Kaye and Minister for Arts, Culture and Heritage Maggie Barry announced today.

“The national competition, for senior students aged 16 to 19, has been organised by the Ministry of Education with partners and sponsors the Fields of Remembrance Trust and the Passchendaele Society,” says Ms Kaye.

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