Puttick, Edward (Lieutenant-General Sir), 1890-1976

Lieutenant-General Sir Puttick served in WWI, was captain of the Samoan expedition in 1914 and commander of the 3rd and 4th Battalions of the New Zealand Rifle Brigade (1914-1918). Commander of New Zealand's armed forces during World War II. Photographed in army uniform with Hon W Perry during Perry's visit to a New Zealand General Hospital in New Caledonia during World War II; CB, DSO. Personal papers held at Archives New Zealand, Wellington. [See also WWNZ 10th edition 1971 and DNZB, vol 5, pp425-426.]

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Date: 1939-1945 From: New Zealand. Department of Internal Affairs. War History Branch :Photographs relating to World War 1914-1918, World War 1939-1945, occupation of Japan, Korean War, and Malayan Emergency Ref: PA1-q-294 Description: Photographs of New Zealand military personnel serving in Greece, Crete, the Middle East and Egypt during World War 2, 1939-1945, taken by various photographe...
Date: [Between 1939 and 1942] From: New Zealand. Department of Internal Affairs. War History Branch :Photographs relating to World War 1914-1918, World War 1939-1945, occupation of Japan, Korean War, and Malayan Emergency By: Fox Photos Ltd Ref: PA1-q-285 Description: Official photographs of World War II. This album chiefly shows the NZEF, First Echelon. Many photographs have captions, the information from which is mostly ...
Date: [1942] From: Coates, Joseph Gordon, 1878-1943 : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-1785-221 Description: Most correspondents identified and entered in the Name field; also includes letter from [?] R T Lawrence, Trentham Military Camp Other Titles - Sixth annual...
Prime Minister Peter Fraser having afternoon tea with senior officers in the Volturno Valley area, Italy, World War II - Photograph taken by George Bull
Date: [ca 30 May 1944] From: New Zealand. Department of Internal Affairs. War History Branch :Photographs relating to World War 1914-1918, World War 1939-1945, occupation of Japan, Korean War, and Malayan Emergency By: Bull, George Robert, 1910-1996 Ref: DA-05908-F Description: Colonel Owen Bracegirdle, Lieutenant General Edward Puttick, Prime Minister Peter Fraser (wearing Brigadier Crump's beret) and Brigadier Stanley Crump having...
Date: 2 Feb-16 May, 23 Jun-12 Jul 1941 By: Puttick, Edward (Lieutenant-General Sir), 1890-1976 Ref: MS-Papers-8259 Description: Holograph diary kept by Puttick from 2 Feb-16 May 1941 (pages 163-206) and 23 Jun-12 Jul 1941 (pages 224-229) when he was commanding the New Zealand Division...
Prime Minister Peter Fraser with Lady Freyberg and senior officers at Bari Airport, Italy, World War II - Photograph taken by George Bull
Date: [ca 2 Jun 1944] From: New Zealand. Department of Internal Affairs. War History Branch :Photographs relating to World War 1914-1918, World War 1939-1945, occupation of Japan, Korean War, and Malayan Emergency By: Bull, George Robert, 1910-1996 Ref: DA-06046-F Description: New Zealand Prime Minister Peter Fraser talking with Lady Barbara Freyberg at Bari Airport in Italy, during World War II. They are flanked by Brigadier Willi...
The Hon W Perry and others at a New Zealand General Hospital in New Caledonia
Date: [ca 1940] From: New Zealand. Department of Internal Affairs. War History Branch :Photographs relating to World War 1914-1918, World War 1939-1945, occupation of Japan, Korean War, and Malayan Emergency Ref: WH-0076 Description: Members of the New Zealand Expeditionary Force in the Pacific with visitor Hon W Perry, at the 4th New Zealand General Hospital in New Caledonia circa 1940....
Date: ca 1940 From: New Zealand. Department of Internal Affairs. War History Branch :Photographs relating to World War 1914-1918, World War 1939-1945, occupation of Japan, Korean War, and Malayan Emergency Ref: DA-00505-G Description: Major General Freyberg comes aboard a ship at Port Tewfik, Egypt, and is greeted by Colonel Puttick. Photograph taken during the arrival of the 1st Echelon c...
Date: [1942] From: Coates, Joseph Gordon, 1878-1943 : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-1785-218 Description: Most correspondents identified and entered in the Name field; also includes circular newsletter on the situation in India from S and M Townend, Dunedin Othe...
Date: 1939-1945 From: New Zealand. Department of Internal Affairs. War History Branch :Photographs relating to World War 1914-1918, World War 1939-1945, occupation of Japan, Korean War, and Malayan Emergency Ref: PA1-q-291 Description: Photographs of military activities and war work in New Zealand during World War 2, 1939-1945, taken by various photographers and compiled for official use. V...
Date: 25 Jan 2001 From: Second World War oral history project - Crete By: White, John Charles (Sir), 1911-2007 Ref: OHInt-0729-15 Description: Sir John Charles White born Dunedin 1911. Mentions attendance at Columba College, McGlashan College, Dunedin and Wellesley College. Refers to cadet training ...
Date: [ca 1942-1945] From: New Zealand. Department of Internal Affairs. War History Branch :Photographs relating to World War 1914-1918, World War 1939-1945, occupation of Japan, Korean War, and Malayan Emergency Ref: PAColl-4161-01-208 Description: Shows returned men and men on furlough parading through streets of Wellington on their way to luncheon given by RSA in their honour. The Police Pipe Band le...
Date: [1942] From: Coates, Joseph Gordon, 1878-1943 : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-1785-215 Description: Quantity: 1 folder(s).
Date: [1943] From: Coates, Joseph Gordon, 1878-1943 : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-1785-227 Description: Most correspondents identified and entered in the Name field Quantity: 1 folder(s).
Date: [1943] From: Coates, Joseph Gordon, 1878-1943 : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-1785-228 Description: Most correspondents identified and entered in the Name field Quantity: 1 folder(s).
Date: 1940 - 1945 Ref: Curios-029-039 Description: Brown wooden stick or baton, possibly used by Puttick during the Second World War, including Crete. See diary in Manuscripts section. Quantity: 1 curio(s). ...
Date: 1942 From: Coates, Joseph Gordon, 1878-1943 : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-1785-219 Description: Most correspondents identified and entered in the Name field; also includes telegram from Merrikin, Waipukurau Quantity: 1 folder(s).
Date: [1942] From: Coates, Joseph Gordon, 1878-1943 : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-1785-217 Description: Most correspondents identified and entered int he Name field; also includes letter from Jack at the New Zealand Legation, Washington DC, following his father...
Date: [1942] From: Coates, Joseph Gordon, 1878-1943 : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-1785-222 Description: Most correspondents identified and entered in the Name field; includes thank you letter to C D Smith, Firestone Tire & Rubber Co, Washington DC Quantity: 1 ...
Lieutenant General Puttick, Brigadier Parkinson and troops of 2 NZ Division listening to a speech by Prime Minister Peter Fraser, Cassino area, Italy - Photograph taken by George Bull
Date: [ca 28 May 1944] From: New Zealand. Department of Internal Affairs. War History Branch :Photographs relating to World War 1914-1918, World War 1939-1945, occupation of Japan, Korean War, and Malayan Emergency By: Bull, George Robert, 1910-1996 Ref: DA-05808-F Description: Lieutenant General Edward Puttick, Brigadier Graham Beresford Parkinson and personnel of the 2 New Zealand Division listening to an address given by Prime M...