Kaiapoi war memorial

Soldier on top of the memorial, c. 1986.

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The Kaiapoi war memorial. The New Zealand soldier on top was sculpted by Christchurch stonemason W.T. Trethewey. Two large plaques near the memorial display names from the South African War and the Second World War.

Site Style Ornamentation Unveiling Date No of Dead
Park/gardens Soldier    25-Apr-1922 41

Credit

Top image: Jock Phillips and Chris Maclean, c. 1986

Bottom images: Bruce Comfort and Francis Vallance, 2010

Find out more about the people listed on this memorial from Auckland Museum’s Cenotaph database

How to cite this page: 'Kaiapoi war memorial', URL: http://www.nzhistory.net.nz/media/photo/kaiapoi-war-memorial, (Ministry for Culture and Heritage), updated 15-Jul-2013

Community contributions


Anonymous
15 May 2008
There is a more modern memorial beside this

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