Documents Relating to New Zealand's Participation in the Second World War 1939–45: Volume I
358 — The Prime Minister of New Zealand to General Freyberg
The Prime Minister of New Zealand to General Freyberg
My colleagues and I together with all the people of this Dominion extend to you and to the officers and men under your command our earnest and heartfelt good wishes in the operations that you are now about to undertake. Our thoughts and prayers are constantly with you, particularly so at this moment. We have every confidence that the 2nd New Zealand Expeditionary Force will add fresh lustre to the laurels earned by its famous predecessor. All good fortune and may God be with you.