In a Featherston Booktown event to mark the centenary of the Armistice, a panel of leading historians will discuss the significance of the year 1918 - and the far-reaching consequences for our country through to the present day. The panel will comprise:
Jane Tolerton - Wellington writer and co-founder of the World War I Oral History Archive
Neil Frances - Wairarapa’s leading military and aviation historian
John Crawford - the New Zealand Defence Force Historian
Moderator: Gerald Hensley - distinguished NZ diplomat, co-chair of the World War One Centenary History Project
This event is part of the Featherston Armistice Centenary programme and Featherston Camp Sculpture unveiling, 11 November 2018.