National Army Museum, Waiouru, New Zealand : Military History & Army War Museum

War Animal Memorial Unveiling 2018

On Saturday 24th February, 2018, the National Army Museum unveiled its memorial to commemorate and immortalise the contribution of all animals who have served, and continue to, in the New Zealand Military

A gift to us from Nigel Allsopp and the members of the Australian War Animal Memorial Organisation (AWAMO), as well as from American artist, Susan Bahary. 

This day marks a special time for the animals of the military, as the National Army Museum also deemed it to be their annual Purple Poppy Day

 

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