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Gordonton’s Anzac Day service approaches

Apr 10th, 2018 | By
Anzac Day 2014

A good turnout is expected at Gordonton’s Anzac Day service this year – all are welcome to help mark the centenary of First World War’s final year.  In total, eight Waikato towns will hold services on 25 April. “It’s great to have services in the main centres like Auckland and Hamilton, but it’s very special

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Anzac Day 2014

Apr 28th, 2014 | By

There was a strong turnout on Friday at Gordonton’s ANZAC Day service commemorating the 100th anniversary of World War I. Number 8 Network’s Iris Riddell took these images of the special service.       If you would like a copy of a photo, email us here.  Thanks to those who organised the morning –

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Remembrance

Apr 25th, 2012 | By

The Gordonton Hall was packed this morning as folk from around the district attended the 97th Anniversary of the landing at Anzac Cove. Commander Brett Fottheringham set the tone with an address on his visit to war graves in Burma.  He told of the thousands of POWs who died building the railroad; and how they

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