A Guide to Anzac Day for New Zealanders
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Cape Helles Memorial

Cape Helles Memorial
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The Empire (or Cape Helles) Memorial that stands between the two bloodiest landing sites at Cape Helles on 25 April 1915. The walls of the enclosure are a memorial to the missing, and include the names of British, Australian and imperial troops. There are separate New Zealand memorials to the missing elsewhere on the peninsula, although the names of eleven New Zealanders who died while serving in British or Australian units are here, including Bernard Freyberg's older brother Oscar.


 

Photograph: Brian Donovan, October 2004

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