Tuesday, 21 April 2015

Anzac Day




Anzac Day occurs on the 25th of April. It commemorates all New Zealanders killed in war also honours returned servicemen and woman.

Thousands lost their lives that day including 87,000 Turkish 44,000 men from France and the British empire also 8,500 Australians. To this day Australia also marks the events held on the 25th of April. Among the dead were 2779 New Zealanders about a fifth of them served in Gallipoli. 

Anzac stands for Australian New Zealand army corps please don't forget and enjoy your weekend celebrating.

 

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