13 Oct 2017

Passchendaele: NZ Defence Force in Belgium

From Morning Report, 7:20 am on 13 October 2017

Overnight Belgium has been observing the 100-year anniversary of the first Battle of Passchendaele, considered one of the worst days in New Zealand's military history. The sunset ceremony at the Buttes New British Cemetery in Belgium has just finished. NZ Defence Force chief Lieutenant-General Tim Keating is there and joins us now.