Dr Gen Numaguchi, of Queenstown, will be the official trumpeter for Anzac Day services in the Wakatipu next week. PHOTO: TRACEY ROXBURGHThe Last Post will take on special meaning for a Queenstown trumpeter this year. Dr Gen Numaguchi has been tasked with playing the haunting piece at this year's Anzac Day dawn service in Queenstown and during the official wreath-laying at the Arrowtown Cenotaph later in the day. Queenstown's dawn service will begin at 6.45am at the Memorial Gates. Arrowtown's service begins at 10.30am at the Athenaeum Hall before a parade to the cenotaph for the laying of wreaths.
Source: Otago Daily Times April 16, 2018 16:52 UTC