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Date: 1915 - 1917 By: London, Harold David, 1906-1980; Pugsley, Christopher John (Dr), 1947- Ref: PAColl-2989 Description: Includes copies of book illustrations Collection accompanied by card inscribed "Gallipoli veterans; Les Luxton; - Flavell, Ohope; Bert Robins, Ohope; Ian Go...
Date: 1914-1918 By: Fry, Patricia Susan, 1924-2019 Ref: PAColl-4168 Description: Photographs of members of the Cody family, including Joseph Frederick Cody's service in Gallipoli, France and Belgium during World war 1, and portrait of Ste...
Date: 2015-2019 From: WW100 Programme: [Ephemera and posters produced 2015-2019] Ref: Eph-B-WAR-WW100 Description: Includes: Order of Service for Marking the Centenary of the First World War in France (September 2016) - verso: Map showing successive attack objectives of t...
Date: 1914-1918, 1939-1945 From: Inglis, Lindsay Merritt (Major General), 1894-1966 : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-0421-48 Description: Relationship complexity - See also Folder 70 Quantity: 1 folder(s) (147 pages). Physical Description: Typescript
Cook, William Douglas, 1884-1967: Memoir and travel journal
Date: 1916-1922 - 7 December 1922 By: Cook, William Douglas, 1884-1967 Ref: MSX-9613 Description: Travel memoir and journal by William Douglas Cook recording World War One experiences from period of active service in France and Belgium, April to 29 Septem...
Date: 28 Sept 1988 and 20 Oct 1988 - 28 Sep 1988 - 20 Oct 1988 From: World War I Oral History Archive By: Blyth, Lawrence Morris, 1896-2001 Ref: OHInt-0006/12 Description: Describes in detail his family background, schooling, early employment, his enlistment, his brother Jack's motivations, Dunster Force, patriotism in the 1900...
Date: 23 Nov 1989 From: World War I Oral History Archive By: Avery, Frederick William, 1986-1990 Ref: OHInt-0006/02 Description: Gives details of family background and his employment prior to the war, reasons for enlisting with 16th Regiment, time at Trentham Camp, troopship 'Pakeha' w...
Date: [1983?] By: Bourke, Harry O'Donel, 1889-1982 Ref: MS-Papers-2481 Description: The diary contains daily entries, 9 Jun 1917-12 Jun 1918. The memoirs consist mainly of light-hearted recollections of incidents and places at the front and ...
Date: 31 Aug 1989 From: World War I Oral History Archive By: Sissons, Henry Webster Russell, 1896-1997 Ref: OHInt-0006/72 Description: Gives details of early life in Whangarei and Auckland and job with Post Office; refers to 1913 waterfront strike. Recalls enlistment, father's attitude. Was ...
Date: 19 May 1988 From: World War I Oral History Archive By: Stanfield, Sidney George, 1900-1989 Ref: OHInt-0006/74 Description: Gives details of his family background, reasons for enlisting under age, Trentham training camp, Territorials experience with reference to Dannevirke Militar...
Date: 13 June 1989 - 13 Jun 1989 From: World War I Oral History Archive By: Closey, Robert Vincent, 1897-1998 Ref: OHInt-0006/17 Description: Describes family background, immigration to New Zealand, education, early jobs, breaking in horses, senior cadets, enlistment, Trentham Camp and 7th Reinforc...
Date: 21 Sept 1988 - 21 Sep 1988 From: World War I Oral History Archive By: Gordon, Colin MacFarlane, 1895-1991 Ref: OHInt-0006/31 Description: Describes family background (child of second marriage), education, study for law degree, School Cadets, enlistment, territorials, interest in medical career,...
Date: 7 Aug 1988 - 07 Aug 1988 From: World War I Oral History Archive By: Harris, Leslie Frederick, 1895-1993 Ref: OHInt-0006/34 Description: Describes family background, enlistment with 1st Battalion Rifle Brigade, arrival in Egypt in 1914, return of Gallipoli veterans, reaction of going into batt...
Date: 10 Sep 1988 From: World War I Oral History Archive By: Leary, Leonard, 1893-1989 Ref: OHInt-0006/48 Description: Describes family background, employment by Post Office, enlistment with 4th Reinforcements, signaller in Territorials, transport on 'Willochra', landing at G...
Date: 15 May 1988 From: World War I Oral History Archive By: Tate, Frederick Thornborough, 1895-1989 Ref: OHInt-0006/76 Description: Describes reaction to outbreak of war, enlistment, Awapuni Camp, arrival in Egypt, impressions of Egypt, the Wazir, prostitution, venereal disease (in detail...
Date: 5 Aug 1988 - 05 Aug 1988 From: World War I Oral History Archive By: Blakemore, James Frederick, 1893-1988 Ref: OHInt-0006/11 Description: Jim Blakemore was one of the first batch of New Zealanders who went straight to the United Kingdom (not via Egypt). He fought in the Battle of Passchendaele,...
Date: 17 Oct 1988 From: World War I Oral History Archive By: Craig, Samuel, 1897-1994 Ref: OHInt-0006/18 Description: Describes family background, education, his father's occupation as a plate layer for New Zealand Railways, early Manurewa, apprenticeship for A & T Burt, mot...
Date: 21 Oct 1988 From: World War I Oral History Archive By: Reston, Oscar Glen, 1894-1990 Ref: OHInt-0006/69 Description: Describes family background (grandfather and father warders at Lyttelton Gaol), move to Whangarata, health, education as an engineer, work as farm labourer, ...
Date: 8 Aug 1988 - 08 Aug 1988 From: World War I Oral History Archive By: Bisman, James Thomas, 1892-1991 Ref: OHInt-0006/10 Description: Describes his family background, schooling, occupation as clothing cutter, his enlisting and travel to Egypt with 8th Reinforcements in the year 1915. Gives ...
Date: 4 Dec 1988 - 04 Dec 1988 From: World War I Oral History Archive By: Davies, Wilfred, 1891-1991 Ref: OHInt-0006/21 Description: Describes family background and early life in Wales, emigration to South Australia and then New Zealand, life as a farm labourer in East Cape. Decision to re...