The KIN Mid-Week Quiz 69

~ The latest challenge with an appropriate theme.

~ Remember that no correspondence, computers or cell phones may be entered into!

~ Answers on Sunday.

 

  1. What do the letters ANZAC stand for?

 

  1. Which later Governor General of New Zealand won a Victoria Cross in the First World War?

 

  1. Name the island in the Mediterranean Sea where New Zealand troops fought a rear-guard action against German troops in World War II.

 

  1. What colour is the peace poppy?

 

  1. What name was given to men would not fight in the World Wars because of their pacifist beliefs?

 

  1. The New Zealand Navy assisted the Americans and the British in the Iraq War. True or false?

 

  1. Complete the line in the song: It’s a long way to Tipperary  ____________________

 

  1. In which war was the New Zealand K Force involved?

 

  1. What is the Maori name for the National War Memorial Park in Wellington?

 

  1. Who was the New Zealand prime minister when the remains of the unknown warrior came back from France?