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ANZAC Day, Budapest 2001

In 2001 we attended the ANZAC Day service at the British Commonwealth War Cemetery located near Solym├ír, on the outskirts of Budapest, Hungary. There are over 150 service personnel buried here, including six New Zealanders. The photos below include the … Continue reading

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Statues and Poppies: Musing on nationality and identity.

His voice shakes with emotion. He stands tall but tense, his stocky body almost rigid, his moist eyes fixed on the back of the hall. The words of the poem well up from deep within him, ‘God Of Hungarians, we … Continue reading

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