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Allies are people (or countries) who have joined together for a common purpose. When spelled with a capital ‘A’ (Allies) it usually means countries who fought together e.g. in the First World War against the German Empire, the Austro-Hungarian Empire, and the Ottoman Empire.
Australian and New Zealand Army Corps (ANZAC). The Anzacs were the First World War army corps of the Mediterranean Expeditionary Force that was formed in Egypt in 1915 and operated during the Battle of Gallipoli.
The group of colonies, protectorates, and other territories brought under British rule, by the 19th century comprising more than one-quarter of the world's population. Most of Great Britain's former colonies became independent after World War II and, as sovereign states, many (including New Zealand) joined the Commonwealth.
closed circuit camera
Video cameras that send a signal to one place (closed circuit television - CCTV) rather than broadcast the signal (as in broadcast television). Closed circuit cameras are usually used for security and monitoring purposes.
cut and cover
A simple method of construction for shallow tunnels where a trench is excavated and roofed over with an overhead support system strong enough to carry the load of what is to be built above the tunnel.
A self-governing state. The word was used to describe each member (colony) of the British Empire.
Major national road in a network. They consist of SH 1 running the length of both islands; SH 2-5 and 10-58 in the North Island, and SH 6-8 and 60-99 in the South Island. State highways are marked by red shield-shaped signs with white numbering.
The country which includes the island of Great Britain, the north-eastern part of the island of Ireland and many smaller islands. The United Kingdom consists of four countries: England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland.
A term used during the First and Second World Wars to describe the boundary between lands controlled by Germany to the east and the Allies to the west.