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Armistice Day

After four terrible years, fighting in the First World War finally ended with the signing of an armistice between Germany and the Allies on 11 November 1918. New Zealanders celebrated enthusiastically, despite having recently celebrated the surrenders of the three other Central Powers and the premature news of an armistice with Germany. Read the full article

Page 7 - New Zealand in 1918

Some facts and stats about New Zealand in the year the First World War

This graph shows the dramatic change in the proportion of Māori to non-Māori during the 19th century.