The list of names is growing, and thanks to everyone involved who has helped with information and the 'helpers' around the country who have gone and taken grave site photos.
*****Update 5/5/2013: Men from the Thames-Coromandel now have their own link at NZETC*****
For further background on the tunnellers and their stories, take a look at the following videos available via the New Zealand Tunnelling Company Website.
NZ TUNNELLING Company related videos:
- Bluey and Billy return to Komata: Zoe Brown talks about Bluey (John Frederick) Wells and Billie (William Edward) Patterson of Komata, coming home after the war.
- NZ Tunnelling Company from a TV3 report: Excellent overview of the tunnellers and their work
- ARRAS pilgrimage 2012: Descendants journey back to Arras
- New Zealand Tunnelling Company: Programme that appeared on Maori Television Channel
|PART OF A FINE BODY OF NEW ZEALANDERS WHO HAVE DONE USEFUL WORK ON THE WESTERN FRONT: SOME OF THE MEMBERS OF THE TUNNELING CORPS. PHOTOGRAPHED IN FRANCE. |
' Sir George Grey Special Collections, Auckland Libraries, AWNS-19170412-44-3 '