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02/05/2019: ON THIS DAY IN HISTORY

Submitted by admin2 on Mon, 13/05/2019 - 9:48am

On this day, 79 years ago, after three months of training, the Maori Battalion's main body of 681 men sailed from Wellington with the 2nd Echelon of 2NZEF aboard the famous luxury liner Aquitania.

For a fuller story on this sailing, click on the link below.