NZDF

ACCIDENT IN AGHANISTAN – 9th NZDF STATEMENT

Thursday, 24 February 2011

The estimated time for the burial service for Private Kirifi Mila is 1230pm on Friday, 25 February 2011 at Hamilton Park Cemetery, Morrinsville Road, Hamilton. The service will be a full military service which will include a firing party and bugler.

Due to estimated timings and travel time from Auckland, media are advised to be at the cemetery at 1145 am.

Media are requested to NOT approach the family or film the family grieving.

ENDS

Please contact Lieutenant Sarah Campbell - Media Adviser- Navy on 021 244 0638 for further information.

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