For the fallen
To remember the men and women who contributed so much in defence of our country, a display has been put up on the 2nd floor of the library which says ‘Remember.’ It includes the 4th stanza of the poem, ‘For The Fallen’ written by Robert Laurence Binyon (1869-1943).
Titles available to borrow from the New Zealand History and Travel & Maori Collections at the Library include :
28 (Maori) Battalion / by J. F. Cody
The Penguin book of New Zealanders at War
Hell or high water: New Zealand merchant seafarers remember the war/ by Neill Atkinson
The desert road: New Zealander's remember the North African campaign/ by Megan Hutching
Barce Raid: the Long Range Desert Group's most daring exploit in World War II/ by Brendan O'Carroll
The man with nine lives /by Gabrielle McDonald
Wayfarer and warrior : the Monowai story / by Jack S. Harker.