Armentieres

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Letter book 4
Date: 15 Mar 1916 - 22 Aug 1916 From: Gray, Randolph Norman, 1891-1936: Papers relating to World War One Ref: MSX-9370 Description: Letter book by Gray giving an account of military life stationed at a camp at Heliopolis in Egypt, followed by a voyage to France and service on the Western ...
Date: Apr-16 From: Stewart, Hugh, 1884-1934: Maps relating to World War One Ref: MapColl-Stewart-48/Acc.55918 Description: Trench map. Trenches corrected to 3 April 1916. Quantity: 1 map(s). Physical Description: Printed map with annotations in ink on muslin-backed paper, 53.5x...
Date: 1914-1924, 1998-2014 From: French family: Collection relating to the history of French family descendants Ref: MS-Papers-11903 Description: Comprises papers relating to the World War One service of brothers Archibald, Robert McLeod, and Norman McLeod French. Includes two letters from Robert to h...
Letter book 5
Date: 25 Aug 1916 - 4 Nov 1916 From: Gray, Randolph Norman, 1891-1936: Papers relating to World War One Ref: MSX-9371 Description: Letter book by Gray for the period when he is stationed in France, in the vicinity of Armentieres near the Belgian border, the move south with the New Zealan...
Date: 1916 By: Kirkland, Charles Mitchell, 1894-1967 Ref: MSX-9347 Description: The diary of Rifleman C M Kirkland describes training at Rangiotu, near Wanganui, embarkation, battles and trench warfare around Armentieres, his injury, rec...
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: [Between 1915 and 1918] By: Davis, L P, active 1915 Ref: PA1-o-514 Description: Album of photographs probably taken by L P Davis. (Possibly I P Davis). They all relate to the First World War, first in Egypt and Palestine, with a break in...
Major Peter Buck - War diaries
Date: 11 Jun-26 Sep 1916, 27 Sep 1916-25 Apr 1917 From: Ramsden, George Eric Oakes, 1898-1962 : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-0196-341A Description: Diary (Vol 3) Jun-Sep 1916; Diary (Vol 4) and military notes, Sep 1916-Apr 1917 (no entries between 13 Feb-22 Apr 1917). Entries 15 Sep- Oct 1916 written at...
The diary of a Dink
Date: [19--] From: Marsack, Charles Croft, 1892-1987 : War memoirs Ref: MSY-7120 Description: Volume is a narrative transcribed by Marsack from his personal war diaries. It is bound with the title `The Diary of a Dink' and comprises 39 chapters. Diary...
Date: [1930-1935] From: Symes, Henry Albert, fl 1914-1935 : War memoirs by Symes and Thomas Wilson Ewart Ref: MS-Papers-7693-2 Description: Chapters entitled Armentieres (cont), After Armentieres, Le Bizet, Lumbres and one without a title, as part of a book to be called `The Quagmire of war' by ...
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...
Shepherd, Robert Britton, 1890-1917 : World War One Journal
Date: 1916 By: Shepherd, Robert Britton, 1890-1917 Ref: MSX-6130 Description: Contains two extended accounts of Shepherd's experiences while on active service during 1916. The first, dated 20 July 1916 commences in April and describes ...
Date: 9 Oct 1915-19 Dec 1916 By: Hall, Harry Frederick, 1888-1917 Ref: MS-Papers-7440 Description: Photocopy of diary kept by Hall while serving in World War One; he writes of his training in Trentham and Tauherenikau, voyage to Suez and Armentieres, the t...
Date: 29 Jan 1916-8 Feb 1917 By: Williamson, George Pringle, 1893-1970 Ref: MS-Papers-8888 Description: Diary covers the period 29 Jan 1916 to 8 Feb 1917 while he was serving as Corpural in the Otago Mounted Rifles on the Western Front. The diary contains desc...
Date: [1915-1918], [2002] By: Sturm, Ethel, 1878- Ref: MS-Group-1118 Description: Letter from Louis Melville Theakstone to Ethel Sturm (1915) with additional information suplied by Michael McLean; and transcription of incomplete letter fro...
Date: 1916-1917 From: Martin, W W :World War One albums of Mr Laurie C Mackie Ref: PA1-o-310 Description: Photographs taken by Laurie Mackie of life at the Egyptian Military training camp at Zeitoun where in 1915 the New Zealand troops were trained before taking ...
World War One letters
Date: Apr-Jun 1916 From: Brebner, Robert, 1883-1958 : World War One letters Ref: MS-Papers-8866-2 Description: Letters describe Brebner's sea voyage from Egypt to France aboard the S S `Llandovery Castle' and his arrival in France. He describes conditions at the front...
Date: 1915-1919 (transcribed 2006) By: Donald, Reginald Cresswell, 1888-1985 Ref: MSDL-0200 Description: Contains electronic transcripts of diaries and letters written by Lieutenant Reginald Cresswell Donald during World War One, transcribed by his son David Don...
Date: 1916 (2014) By: Readhead, John, 1875-1916; Cameron, Betty, active 2014 Ref: MS-Group-2353 Description: Diaries kept during First World War. Entries begin when he left Auckland in Feb 1916 until his death in Sep 1916 at the Somme, France. Describes the voyage o...