Condolences To Family Of Soldier
The thoughts of New Zealand will be with the family of
Private Leonard Manning who was tragically killed in action
in East Timor, says Hon Peter Dunne, leader United New
"My thoughts are with the family and relatives of
Private Manning at this time of tragedy and huge loss. I
extend my sympathy to his family.
"The death of a soldier
on peacekeeping duties in East Timor is a timely reminder of
the danger our servicemen and women are constantly facing in
the difficult environment over there.
"My thoughts also go
out especially to Private Manning's battalion and all his
fellow men and women who will also be feeling loss and grief
at this time," says Mr Dunne.
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