NZDF

RSA Christmas parcels

9 September 2010

Each year the New Zealand Defence Force (NZDF) assists the Royal New Zealand Returned and Services Association (RSA) pack Christmas parcels for military and police personnel who will be deployed overseas at Christmas time.

The RSA tradition of sending Christmas parcels to troops overseas began during the First World War.

What: RSA Christmas parcel packing

Where: HMNZS OLPHERT, Buckle Street, Wellington

When: 9.00am - 2.00pm, Monday 13 September 2010.

ENDS

For further information please contact Ally Clelland, Defence Communications Group, 04 496 0273 or 021 569 130.

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