Two members of our Olympic family have been honoured today at the investiture ceremony.
Dame Valerie Adams you are a real inspiration to New Zealanders.
NZOC President Mike Stanley we thank you for your contribution and service to New Zealand sport.
Lest we forget.
(Left to right)
Henry Murray Olympian #2
Lieutenant (WW1) & Flying Officer (WW2) Henry St Aubyn Murray / 1658
Athletics (hurdles) / Games of the IV Olympiad, London 1908
Died 10th April 1943
Albert Rowland Olympian #3
Second Lieutenant Albert Edward MacKay Rowland / 32540
Athletics (walking) / Games of the IV Olympiad, London 1908
Died 23rd July 1918
David Lindsay Olympian #18
Lieutenant David Powell Lindsay / 621641
Swimming / Games of the IX Olympiad, Amsterdam 1928
Died 12th September 1943
Anthony Wilding Olympian #6
Captain Anthony Frederick Wilding
Tennis / Games of the V Olympiad, Stockholm 1912
Died 9th May 1915
George Cooke Olympian #25
Corporal George Campbell Cooke / 2431
Rowing / Games of the X Olympiad, Los Angeles 1932
Died 23rd May 1941
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