With the commemoration of the 100th Anniversary of the Liberation of Le Quesnoy by new Zealand’s 3rd Rifle Brigade, taking place on the 4th November 2018, preparations are taking place in Le Quesnoy and Cambridge around this event that will lead up to the 11th November, the 100th Anniversary commemoration of the Armistice being signed.
Events will take place in Cambridge between 4th – 11th November.
One of these events will be the unveiling of the Le Quesnoy Memorial Statue at Cambridge Domain. The design is based on the leg of the Eiffel Tower and has a silver fern on two sides which represents the new Zealand soldiers who lost their lives.
An art exhibition and other events will take place in the Cambridge Town Hall