Story: First World War

Great War Stories: Leonard Hart (2nd of 2)

In this Great War Story we follow the uncensored letter from Leonard Hart in which he describes the awful encounter on 12 October 1917 at Passchendaele.

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How to cite this page:

Ian McGibbon, 'First World War - Western Front, 1916 to 1917', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 4 July 2022)

Story by Ian McGibbon, published 20 Jun 2012