Burrows, James Thomas, 1904-1991

All Black rugby player. Son of Frederick William and Sarah Burrows. 2 NZEF, 1939-1944; Commanding Officer 20 Battalion for 2 years; commander 5 Brigade 1944; Greece, Crete, Western Desert, Italy; Rector Waitaki Boys' High School 1945-1949; NZ Regular Force 1950-1059; commander NZ K Force Korea 1954; commander Southern Military District 1955-1959; regional commander Civil Defence 1960 (WWNZ 11 ed, 1978). Awarded the Distinguished Service Order.

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Date: [ca 9 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 Ref: DA-06236-F Description: New Zealand senior officers and chaplains photographed with two New Zealand priests after they had received an audience with Pope Pius XII at the Vatican Cit...
Date: 1913-1924 From: Harcourt, Peter Millais 1923-1995 :Photographs relating to Croydon School and the history of musical theatre in New Zealand Ref: PA1-q-590 Description: Album covers Stephen Saxby's time as a student at Croydon School, Days Bay near Wellington, and at Christs College, Christchurch. As well as photographs the...
J T Burrows, member of the All Blacks, New Zealand representative rugby union team, tour of South Africa, 1928
Date: 1928 From: Crown Studios Ltd :Negatives and prints Ref: 1/1-030753-F Description: Photograph taken by Crown Studios of Wellington. Quantity: 1 b&w original negative(s). Physical Description: Cellulosic film negative, 6.5 x 8.5 inches
James Thomas Burrows
Date: 5 January 1940 From: Original photographic prints and postcards from file print collection, Box 10 Ref: PAColl-6208-40 Description: James Thomas Burrows, 5 January 1940. Photographer unidentified. Quantity: 1 b&w original photographic print(s). Physical Description: Silver gelatin print
Lieutenant Colonel J T Burrows receiving DSO from General Freyberg at Maadi, World War II - Photograph taken by Captain Abbot
Date: 27 Feb 1943 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-02935-F Description: Lieutenant Colonel J T Burrows receiving Distinguished Service Order from the GOC, General Bernard Freyberg, at the 4 NZ Armoured Brigade parade at Maadi, Eg...
Lieutenant Colonel J T Burrows after receiving the DSO at Maadi, World War II - Photograph taken by M D Elias
Date: 27 Feb 1943 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: Elias, M D, active 1943 Ref: DA-02921-F Description: Lieutenant Colonel J T Burrows after receiving the Distinguished Service Order during 4 NZ Armoured Brigade parade at Maadi, Egypt, on 27 February 1943. Phot...
Date: 1942-1943 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-298 Description: Photographs of New Zealand military personnel serving in North Africa and the Pacific during World War 2, 1939-1945, taken by various photographers and compi...
Date: 1940-1983 From: Gentry, William George (Sir), 1899-1991: Photograph albums By: Green & Hahn (Firm); Wood, W J (Private), active 1945 Ref: PA1-q-1139 Description: Photograph album compiled by Sir William Gentry, chiefly relating to his military career (between 1940 and circa 1955), but also some family holiday snaps as...
Colonel James Thomas Burrows, DSO, ED - Photograph taken by George Bull
Date: [ca 23 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-05948-F Description: Portrait of Colonel James Thomas Burrows, DSO, ED, taken in Italy, circa 23 May 1944, by George Robert Bull. Quantity: 1 b&w original negative(s). Physical...
J. T. Burrows
Date: 1928 From: Crown Studios Ltd :Negatives and prints Ref: 1/2-205268-F Description: Photograph of All Black James Burrows, taken by Crown Studio Ltd of Wellington. Inscriptions: Marginal notes on negative - 15594 C All Black in 1928 Quant...
J. T. Burrows
Date: 1928 From: Crown Studios Ltd :Negatives and prints Ref: 1/2-205267-F Description: Photograph of All Black James Burrows, taken by Crown Studio Ltd of Wellington. All Black in 1928 Inscriptions: Marginal notes on negative - 15594 B Quant...
J. T. Burrows
Date: 1928 From: Crown Studios Ltd :Negatives and prints Ref: 1/2-205266-F Description: Photograph of All Black James Burrows, taken by Crown Studio Ltd of Wellington. Inscriptions: Marginal notes on negative - 15594 A All Black in 1928 Quant...
Date: [1938-1974] From: Glover, Denis James Matthews, 1912-1980 : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-0418-037 Description: Quantity: 1 folder(s). Finding Aids: Inventory available.
New Zealand rugby touring team (All Blacks)
Date: 1928 From: Crown Studios Ltd :Negatives and prints Ref: 1/1-030565-F Description: 1928 All Blacks, the New Zealand rugby touring team to South Africa, photographed by Crown Studios, Wellington. Back row, left to right: A W Mercer (masseur)...
Date: 1941, 1989 (transcribed 1983) By: Speedy, Muriel Joy, 1919-2013 Ref: MS-Papers-4356 Description: The papers comprise a letter written by Speedy to his parents describing defeat and evacuation from Greece to Crete, 5 May 1941 and two funeral orations writ...
All Black player James Burrows
Date: 1929 From: Crown Studios Ltd :Negatives and prints Ref: 1/2-196819-F Description: Photograph taken by Crown Studios of Wellington. Quantity: 1 b&w original negative(s). Physical Description: Cellulosic film negative, 6.5 x 8.5 inches
New Zealand rugby touring team (All Blacks)
Date: 1928 From: Crown Studios Ltd :Negatives and prints Ref: 1/1-030563-F Description: 1928 All Blacks, the New Zealand rugby touring team to South Africa, photographed by Crown Studios, Wellington. Back row, left to right: A W Mercer (masseur)...
New Zealand rugby touring team (All Blacks)
Date: 1928 From: Crown Studios Ltd :Negatives and prints Ref: 1/1-030564-F Description: 1928 All Blacks, the New Zealand rugby touring team to South Africa, photographed by Crown Studios, Wellington. Back row, left to right: A W Mercer (masseur)...