Centenary of the Liberation of Le Quesnoy
The official commemoration to mark the centenary of the liberation of Le Quesnoy by the New Zealand Division will be held in the township on 4 November 2018.
The New Zealand Government will conduct a National Commemorative Service at 11am and a Last Post ceremony at the New Zealand Battlefield Memorial at 5pm. Between these services, a plaque offered to the town by the Government of New Zealand will be unveiled beside the town hall at 12.30pm.
People planning on attending the commemorations in Le Quesnoy are encouraged to check the FAQ section of the WW100 website (external link) for details on access to the sites and other practical information.