My goal is to personally visit and collate information from 100 New Zealand World War One memorials throughout New Zealand to commemorate the Centenary of World War One and to remember those who paid the ultimate price.
Sunday, July 10, 2011
Rakaia Memorial - 7 July 2011
The Rakaia Memorial is a large cenotaph style memorial it holds pride of place in the middle of the town. It was unveiled on the 25 April 1922 by Sir Heaton Rhodes, Minister of Defence.