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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Group standing alongside Bristol Freighter transport aeroplane 'Merchant Venturer', showing Mr Higgs, the Governor-General Sir Bernard Freyberg, Mr Puttick, Mr Elliot, and Captain Ellison, location unidentified
Date: July 1947 From: Whites Aviation Ltd: Photographs Ref: WA-08573-F Description: Photograph taken by Whites Aviation. Quantity: 1 b&w original negative(s). Physical Description: Cellulosic film negative, ¼ plate
The Governor-General Sir Bernard Freyberg, left, with Captain Ellison and General Puttick, standing under the wing of Bristol Freighter transport aeroplane 'Merchant Venturer', Rongotai Airport, Wellington
Date: July 1947 From: Whites Aviation Ltd: Photographs Ref: WA-08577-F Description: Photograph taken by Whites Aviation. Quantity: 1 b&w original negative(s). Physical Description: Cellulosic film negative, ¼ plate
Sir Bernard Freyberg, Captain Ellison, and General P Edward Puttick (partly obscured), walking on tarmac at Rongotai Airport, Wellington, alongside Bristol Freighter transport aeroplane 'Merchant Venturer' G-AIMC
Date: July 1947 From: Whites Aviation Ltd: Photographs Ref: WA-08581-F Description: Photograph taken by Whites Aviation. Quantity: 1 b&w original negative(s). Physical Description: Cellulosic film negative, ¼ plate
Governor-General Sir Bernard Freyberg, Mr Ellison, and Mr Puttick, inspecting Bristol Freighter transport aeroplane 'Merchant Venturer', Rongotai Airport, Wellington
Date: July 1947 From: Whites Aviation Ltd: Photographs Ref: WA-08574-F Description: Photograph taken by Whites Aviation. Quantity: 1 b&w original negative(s). Physical Description: Cellulosic film negative, ¼ plate
General Puttick, Sir Bernard Freyberg, and Captain Ellison, standing alongside Bristol Freighter transport aeroplane 'Merchant Venturer', at Rongotai Airport, Wellington
Date: July 1947 From: Whites Aviation Ltd: Photographs Ref: WA-08579-F Description: Photograph taken by Whites Aviation. Quantity: 1 b&w original negative(s). Physical Description: Cellulosic film negative, ¼ plate
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 ...
General Bernard Freyberg explains feature of recent Cassino fighting to Peter Fraser and General Edward Puttick, Italy, World War II - Photograph taken by George Kaye
Date: [ca 27 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: Kaye, George Frederick, 1914-2004 Ref: DA-05822-F Description: General Bernard Freyberg explains a feature of the recent fighting to Prime Minister Peter Fraser and General Edward Puttick, when a visit was made to the M...
Mr Montgomery, Major Twigg, General Freyberg and General Puttick at gateway of Vatican, Italy, World War II - Photograph taken by George Bull
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 By: Bull, George Robert, 1910-1996 Ref: DA-06184-F Description: Mr Montgomery (Secretary British Legation), Major Twigg, General Bernard Freyberg and General Edward Puttick at the gateway of the Vatican in Rome, Italy, d...
Brigadier Edward Puttick inspecting 4 Infantry Brigade for last time, Helwan
Date: 10 Aug 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: DA-01966-F Description: Brigadier Edward Puttick inspects the 4 New Zealand Infantry Brigade for the last time before departure to take up his new appointment in New Zealand. Taken ...
Generals Freyberg and Puttick, Mr Montgomery and Major Twigg on steps of St Peter's, Rome, Italy, World War II - Photograph taken by George Bull
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 By: Bull, George Robert, 1910-1996 Ref: DA-06183-F Description: General Bernard Freyberg, General Edward Puttick and Mr Montgomery (Secretary British Legation) and Major Twigg on the steps of St Peter's Basilica, Rome, It...
Prime Minister Peter Fraser with official party outside the Sisters' Mess at 3 NZ General Hospital, Bari, Italy, World War II - Photograph taken by George Bull
Date: [ca 3 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-06060-F Description: Prime Minister Peter Fraser and official party outside the Sisters' Mess at the 3 New Zealand General Hospital at Bari in Italy, during World War II. Those i...
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).
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...
4 NZ Infantry Brigade marches past Brigadier Edward Puttick at Helwan
Date: 10 Aug 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: DA-01967-F Description: The 4 New Zealand Infantry Brigade marches past Brigadier Edward Puttick at Helwan, Egypt. Taken on 10 August 1941 by an official photographer. Quantity: 1 ...
Generals Bernard Freyberg and Edward Puttick await return of Prime Minister Peter Fraser from papal audience, Italy, World War II - Photograph taken by George Bull
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 By: Bull, George Robert, 1910-1996 Ref: DA-06182-F Description: Generals Bernard Freyberg and Edward Puttick on the steps of St Peter's Basilica while waiting for Prime Minister Peter Fraser to return from his audience wi...
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...
Father Snedden and Father Flanagan chat with Generals Puttick and Freyberg, and Prime Minister Peter Fraser in Rome, Italy, World War II - Photograph taken by George Bull
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 By: Bull, George Robert, 1910-1996 Ref: DA-06187-F Description: Father Owen Snedden and Father John Flanagan, both New Zealanders, chat with Generals Edward Puttick and Bernard Freyberg, and NZ Prime Minister Peter Fraser...
Prime Minister Peter Fraser and Lieutenant General Edward Puttick watching NZEME working on gun replacements, 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-05914-F Description: Prime Minister Peter Fraser and Lieutenant General Edward Puttick warching men of the New Zealand Electrical and Mechanical Engineers at work on gun replacem...
Prime Minister Peter Fraser leads his party among the ruins of the monastery at Cassino, Italy, World War II - Photograph taken by George Kaye
Date: [ca 27 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: Kaye, George Frederick, 1914-2004 Ref: DA-05817-F Description: Prime Minister of New Zealand, Peter Fraser, leads his party among the ruins of the monastery at Cassino in Italy, during World War II. General Bernard Freyb...
Prime Minister Peter Fraser pauses climbing Monastery Hill to ask General Bernard Freyberg a question about the recent fighting there, Cassino, Italy, World War II - Photograph taken by George Kaye
Date: [ca 27 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: Kaye, George Frederick, 1914-2004 Ref: DA-05821-F Description: The New Zealand Prime Minister Peter Fraser pauses in the climbing of Monastery Hill, Cassino, in Italy, to ask General Bernard Freyberg a question about the...