World War, 1939-1945 - Middle East

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Date: 1942 From: Walden-Mills, William Henry, 1909-1997 : Papers Ref: MSX-4960 Description: Journal kept by Walden-Mills while on service in Iraq in 1942 from his arrival on 6 Mar; he was a band leader and describes concerts and similar events. He a...
Date: [1942]-1956 From: Hadfield family : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-6682-13 Description: Letters written by Nelson Hadfield to his parents, Jessie and Richard Hadfield, while on active service in World War II in the 5th NZ Field Ambulance, MEF, i...
Date: 1942 From: Searell, Luscombe Arthur :Albums of photographs of 2NZEF in Lebanon, Western Desert and Italy Ref: PA1-o-943 Description: Photographs cover time spent in Lebanon, much of it in Beirut, during April and May 1942. It begins in Egypt at Maadi and Helwan, but these do not comprise ...
Date: 1941-1942 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 Ref: PAColl-4161-01-069 Description: Some photographs include captions - Members of NZ tank unit in Western Desert; champion of champions in desert waxing competition (moustache); NZ Divisional ...
Date: 1942-1943 Ref: PA1-o-1355 Description: Photograph album comprising photographs taken and collected 1942-1943 by an unidentified soldier (possibly Corporal Ned (Neddy) Rankin) while serving in Nort...
Date: 1995 By: Morris, A J (Lieutenant-Colonel), active 1995 Ref: MS-Papers-5408 Description: Morris spoke of Terry Vaughan's military career during World War 1939-1945 and describes his activities in the Entertainment Unit of 2NZEF where he was part...
Date: Jun 2000 From: Futter, Frederick Roy, 1906- : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-6850 Description: Further writings by Futter on aspects of his life, `A Mew [sic] world into the old' describing incidents while at sea from Cardiff to Port Said (with map) an...
Date: 1927, 1940-1941 From: Robertson family : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-7220-2 Description: Letters to Mary Frances Smithson from her Uncle Joe and Aunt Agnes, Havelock North (1927); and letters from Mary's brothers, to her and her husband, Jim, whi...
Date: [1939-1946] From: Riddiford family : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-5714-008 Description: Comprises letters from Tony (Edward Anthony) Riddiford to his parents, Meta and D H S Riddiford, while on active service in WWII; also includes letter to Ton...
Date: [ca 1942-1970] By: Craddock, Gerald Rainsford, 1910-1990 Ref: MS-Papers-10519 Description: Quantity: 2 folder(s). 0.02 Linear Metres. Physical Description: Mss, typescript and printed matter Transfers: To Drawings & Prints Collection - Picture - ...
Date: 1940-1945 From: Atkinson family : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-5263-1 Description: The diaries cover the period from the time of embarkation until Atkinson's return home; included is a furlough in 1944. The poems are war poems, mostly of th...
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 By: Battersby, Thomas Middleton, 1911-1986 Ref: PAColl-4161-01-159 Description: Series of numbered photographs taken of 4th Reserve Mechanical Transport Company in the Middle East. Includes group photographs of members of the Company. Ph...
Date: 1895-1908, 1940-1945 By: Atkinson family Ref: MS-Papers-5263 Description: The typescript war diaries of J N Atkinson cover the period 1 April 1940 to 14 April 1945; also included is an annotated typescript newsletter for the Short ...
Date: [ca 1939-1945] Ref: PA1-o-1537 Description: Photograph album comprising photographs and postcards taken and collected by GMC who served in the Middle East during World War II. Includes photographs of ...
Date: [1939-1945] From: Creator unknown :Photographs of 2NZEF in Egypt, Middle East and Italy Ref: PA1-o-1671 Description: Contains views of Cairo; Pyramids; Sphinx; Nairn Transport Co bus; 2NZEF transport vehicles, camps, and personnel on leave. Quantity: 1 album(s) Album(s). ...
Date: [1941-1945] From: Riddiford family : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-5714-010 Description: Comprises letters from Daniel J Riddiford to his parents Meta and D H S Riddiford while on active service in WWII, written while in the Middle East Forces an...
Date: 1940-1943 By: Aylett, Patrick Maurice, 1918-1969 Ref: MS-Papers-1603 Description: Extracts from letters describing journey to England in 1940, training in England, and fighting in the Middle East 1941-1943, with the 22 Battalion. Also a po...
Date: 27 Sep 1995 From: Neville Lambert Memorial oral archive By: Whiting, Haig Herbert, 1918-2009 Ref: OHInt-0585/02 Description: Haig Herbert Whiting born Wanganui 1918. Gives family background - mother, Eileen Emma Price, a pianist and singer - father, Herbert William Whiting, a brass...
Date: 1940 Ref: PAColl-5759 Description: Formal group of soldiers wearing sola topees photographed in front of a tent, Maadi Camp, Cairo, Egypt. All soldiers in this photograph have written their n...
Date: 29 Sep 1941 From: Hoskins, Barbara, active 1941-2015 : Papers relating to the Nimmo and Anton families Ref: MS-Papers-11159 Description: Letter from Jack Dimmock to Barbara Anton written from the `HMS Neptune' in the Middle East in 1941. Dimmock was a family friend of the Antons and he was rep...