World War, 1939-1945

European War, 1939-1945, Second World War, 1939-1945, WW II (World War, 1939-1945), WWII (World War, 1939-1945), World War 2, 1939-1945, World War II, 1939-1945, World War Two, 1939-1945
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Construction of air raid shelters, Auckland
Date: 1942 From: Pascoe, John Dobree, 1908-1972 :Photographic albums, prints and negatives Ref: PAColl-0783-2-0075 Description: Photograph of three primary school girls photographed through an air raid shelter entrance in the grounds of an unidentified Auckland school. Photographed i...
Date: 1943 - 1944 From: Allen, John Gerald, 1916-1997 :[Eight original cartoons from the Pacific campaign, 1943-1944.] Ref: A-352-046 Description: Shows the pastor walking past the Y.M.C.A. building in which he conducts religious services. A shining lamp hangs from the building. The pastor, who wears sa...
Hostel and outbuildings, Raoul island, Kermadec Islands
Date: 1944 From: Sorensen, John Herman, 1905-1982 :Photographs relating to Campbell, Auckland and Kermadec Islands Ref: 1/4-113654-F Description: Hostel and outbuildings, Raoul Island, Kermadec Islands. Photographed by John Sorensen in 1944. John Sorensen's negative reference - K.162 During the Seco...
Date: 1941 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-o-737 Description: Quantity: 1 album(s).
Date: 1939-1945 From: Jennings, Varry (Mrs) :Photographs of the 2nd NZEF and nursing graduates By: Jennings, Varie Kensington, active 1995 Ref: PA1-o-716 Description: Quantity: 1 album(s) Album(s).
Date: 1931 - 1945 By: Rogers, George Henry, 1918-2002 Ref: Curios-049-010/014 Description: Three metal discs: one hall-marked silver pendant, the recto being beaten into the shape of a type of cross, and the verso being engraved with the words 'Fro...
Date: October 1995 From: Hodgson, Trace, 1958-: [20 original political and social cartoons, drawn for Metro magazine ca 1995-2001]. By: Hodgson, Trace, 1958- Ref: C-185-007 Description: Cartoon is in two parts. The panel on the left, dated 1945, shows an armed soldier saying "Come on, lads, let's strike a blow against fascism!!". The panel o...
Date: [1950-1957] From: Cairns, Keith Raymond 1925-1987 : Research papers relating to the Wairarapa, particularly archaeology and Maori history Ref: 88-070-11/03 Description: Includes Korean war postal services 1950-1957; 16 Field Battery in Korea; 21st Mechanical Equipment Co. history, during World War II Quantity: 1 folder(s).
Date: 10 October 1939 From: Royal New Zealand Returned Services Association (RNZRSA): Collection of photographs relating to World War One and World War Two By: Coxon, William, active 1939-1951 Ref: PA6-836 Description: Panoramic photograph of Special Force Military Camp at Hopu Hopu taken by "Coxon Photo", 10 October 1939. Shows hills in the background, buildings on the lef...
Date: ca 1945-ca 1947 From: Harper, Ian, fl 1946-1967 : Photographs relating to service in J Force Ref: PA1-o-1232 Description: Photographs of a band on the parade ground of the barracks at Yamaguchi; a barracks building on fire; street scenes and other views of towns; Motor vehicles,...
Date: [ca 1945-1948] From: Harper, Ian, fl 1946-1967 : Photographs relating to service in J Force Ref: PAColl-8022-1 Description: Photographs fall into two general groups. One group relates to aerial battles at sea with views of aircraft on the decks of carriers, in the air, dog fights...
Date: 1944-1945 From: Duthie, Alastair Simpson, 1912-1995 :Photographs of Lincoln Ellsworth Antarctic Expedition, coast watching in Sub-Antarctic Islands, service in Pacific, 1939-1945 Ref: PAColl-8102-3 Description: Landscape and coastal views of Norfolk Island and Philip Island; the remains of convict settlements and prisons at Kingston; Duthie and collegues visiting se...
Date: 2004 - 2004 From: Iremonger, May, 1920- : Diary and journals Ref: MS-Papers-11613-10 Description: Journals 59 to 65 which cover the period 8 Feb 2004 to 4 Nov 2004. Describes her war-time work when she was based at Chicksands in England. Includes a newspa...
Date: 1945, 2004 From: Iremonger, May, 1920- : Diary and journals Ref: MS-Papers-11612 Description: Diary of Corporal May Chapple of Torquay who was posted to Ceylon, then New Delhi where she met and married New Zealand soldier Ron Iremonger. Describes thei...
Date: 1918-1945 From: Riddiford family : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-5714-067 Description: Comprises telegram from `The Times' re Germany accepting the armistice (1918); correspondence from Rev Father F H Walsh, 2NZEF; card from the NZ patriotic Fu...
A captured German photograph of Erwin Rommel
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: DA-03435 Description: The German General, Erwin Rommel, lifting a glass in salute to the photographer, as he takes a drink with military colleagues on campaign in Libya, North Afr...
Date: February 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 Ref: WH-0536-F Description: Soldiers of the 208 Light Anti Aircraft Battery grouped around their gun on Nissan Island. Photographed by an unknown photographer in February 1944. Inscri...
Date: 1939-1943 From: Robinson family: Papers relating to World War One and World War Two By: Robinson, Leonard Rennell James, 1919-2000 Ref: PAColl-8746 Description: Comprises photographs taken and collected by Leonard Rennell James Robinson who took part in World War Two in the Middle East Force. Includes photographs of...
Date: 1969 From: Danilow family : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-6470-109 Description: Bohm relates the history of his family in Austria and later as refugees before and during World War II; contents include descriptions of the Bohn and Bach fa...
Date: [1970] From: Brown, Laurence Binet, 1927-2011: Papers Ref: MS-Papers-5515-2 Description: Comprises Harry Jack's `Life' (ca 1970), with accompanying card to donor, an autobiography in prose and verse in which Jacks describes his feelings rather th...