Dames And Knights Return To New Zealand Honours System

Sir Peter Snell is knighted by Governor General of New Zealand Sir Anand Satyanand during an investiture ceremony for the 72 New Zealand dames and knights, who have taken up the government's offer of re-designation at St Pauls Church on August 14, 2009 in Wellington, New Zealand. The government has reinstated titular after the former government replaced the titles dame and knight, with the New Zealand order of merit.
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