Soldier feeding his horse Group photo of Nurses Tunnellers playing with cat

There are many resources to help find out more about  the life and experiences of the young soldiers:

Resource Toolkit - Every item has a story.

The Ministry of Education has compiled a resource pack for schools.

Auckland War Memorial Museum provides a wide range of educational opportunities to help engage students with the events of the First World War including animated videos. 

Online Cenotaph - records of servicemen and women. 

The Great War Exhibition 

National Army Museum, Waiouru also has educational resources available on line. 

New Zealand History on-line has a wide range of articles covering all aspects of New Zealand in the First World War.

The Commonwealth War Graves Commission has a wide range of teaching resources available online.

Auckland Libraries has an on-line exhibition of books, maps,and photographs of the First World War.

Ngā Tapuwae - follow in their footsteps with audio guides.


For more Resources check out our Family Research page




The Fields of Remembrance Trust was established in 2012 to honour those who served and died for our nation during World War One.

The Trust is made up of the Passchendaele Society, the Royal New Zealand Returned and Services' Association, New Zealand (RNZRSA) representIng all local RSAs, and the Auckland RSA. It is a registered charity.