Documents Relating to New Zealand's Participation in the Second World War 1939–45: Volume II
201 — The Prime Minister of the United Kingdom to the Prime Minister of New Zealand
The Prime Minister of the United Kingdom to the Prime Minister of New Zealand
I have been following with close attention the deeds of your magnificent New Zealanders in the recent fighting in Tunisia. They have played an outstanding part in the stiff fighting with the pick of the Germans in our outflanking movement through El Hamma, and are now through Gabes. It is a source of deep pride and satisfaction to us that they are at our side in the thick of the battle during these momentous days.