New Zealand Prime Minister Pays Tribute To War Dead
29 October 2015
New Zealand Prime Minister John Key visited Tyne Cot Cemetery and Memorial in Belgium today. He laid
a wreath in memory of those New Zealanders who died during the
First World War.
The Prime Minister also met and thanked the CWGC gardening staff
who are responsible for maintaining the cemetery.
The Prime Minister was in Belgium to take part in the
investiture of four Belgian nationals. They are
now Honorary Members of the New Zealand Order of Merit for
their services to New Zealand-Belgium relations and war
commemorations. The ceremony took place at Talbot House in