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

Thornton Gallery

Thornton Gallery

Le Quesnoy: A Liberated Town

New Zealand Rifle Brigade breaching the wall of Le Quesnoy

An exhibition inspired by the book Le Quesnoy: The story of the town New Zealand saved written by Glyn Harper and illustrated by Jenny Cooper.

The exhibition based on the artwork and text of the children’s book will illustrate the heroic liberation of the French town Le Quesnoy on 4 November 1918 by the New Zealand Rifle Brigade and other Kiwi units.

Now open.