New Zealand POWs in Brussels, Belgium

Captains Tenga Rangi (with cigarette) and Hanara (Arnold) Reedy (holding sign) head a queue of liberated New Zealand prisoners of war in Brussels, Belgium. Both had spent four years in captivity in Germany: Rangi had been captured in Greece and Reedy in Crete. These Māori officers reached England on 9 May 1945. They then embarked on the Mauretania and were back in New Zealand by 5 August.

Alexander Turnbull Library
Reference: DA-11543
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Submitted by mbadmin on Mon, 22/06/2009 - 10:40

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