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Auckland CBD, Auckland, New Zealand — The North Island (Te Ika-a-Maui)
 

Lord Freyberg Statue

 
 
Lord Freyberg Statue Marker image. Click for full size.
By russellstreet at Creative Commons, July 24, 2009
1. Lord Freyberg Statue Marker
Inscription.  
Lord Freyberg V.C., G.C.M.G., K.C.B., K.B.E., D.S.O.
1889 – 1963
Commander of the Second New Zealand Division 1939 – 1945
Governor-General of New Zealand 1946 – 1952
This memorial has been donated by returned servicemen to the citizens of metropolitan Auckland in appreciation of their continuing generosity.

 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Government & PoliticsWar, World II. In addition, it is included in the Victoria Cross Recipients series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1889.
 
Location. 36° 50.866′ S, 174° 46.009′ E. Marker is in Auckland CBD, Auckland. Marker is on Freyberg Place. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Auckland CBD, Auckland 1010, New Zealand. Touch for directions.
 
Additional commentary.
1. Lord Freyberg's titles
The titles mentioned in the marker are: V.C. (Victoria Cross) , G.C.M.G. (Order of St. Michael and St. George), K.C.B. (Knight Commander of the Order of Bath), K.B.E. (Knight of the British Empire), and D.S.O. (Distinguished Service Order).
 
Lord Freyberg Statue Marker image. Click for full size.
By Josh Burton, November 19, 2012
2. Lord Freyberg Statue Marker
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  — Submitted May 21, 2015, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on August 21, 2020. It was originally submitted on November 22, 2012, by Josh Burton of Auckland CBD, Auckland. This page has been viewed 3,642 times since then and 30 times this year. Last updated on May 21, 2015, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. Photos:   1. submitted on May 21, 2015, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico.   2. submitted on November 22, 2012, by Josh Burton of Auckland CBD, Auckland. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.

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