World War, 1939-1945 - Middle East

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Date: 5 Jan 1945-26 Feb 1946 From: Thomas, Gordon J, fl 1940s : Papers Ref: MSX-6564 Description: Diary kept by Thomas describing his departure from Trentham Camp for Italy where he would be serving with the 14th Reinforcements in the 2nd Division; he arr...
Date: [1937-1945] By: McGregor, Elizabeth Isabella Muriel, 1900-1989 Ref: 91-136 Description: Comprises letters from K Grace Hall to her friend Muriel McGregor, of Palmerston North, while she was on active service and from McGregor's brother, Gunner J...
Date: 1940-1943 From: Jeffries, J Kenneth (estate) :Photographs relating to NZ Engineers in Middle East, WW2 Ref: PA1-o-913 Description: The content fields have been constructed from what can be seen of the album without removing the photographs. It should be noted that most of the photograph...
Date: 1940-1943 By: Jeffries, J Kenneth, active 1930s-1990s; Kelly, Daniel Joseph, 1928- Ref: PAColl-6003 Description: Group photographs of troops as well as personal shots of soldiers in day to day situations. There are views of the battle for Crete, some taken from German ...
Date: Nov 1941-1944 From: Downes, Peter, 1928- : Photographs By: Knowles, Alexander Hamilton, 1917-2014 Ref: PAColl-10161 Description: Consists of images relating to Alexander Hamilton Knowles's army service during World War II between 1941 and 1944. Photographers are unidentified, but sever...
Date: 1942 Ref: Micro-MS-0849 Description: Airgraphs chiefly from 2NZEF troops in the Middle East Nov 1942 to families in New Zealand containing Christmas greetings and personal news. Other airgraphs ...
Date: [ca 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: PAColl-4161-01-087 Description: Most photographs have captions. Include: Inspecting Occupational Therapy Section with Captain J R Hannan [sic] & Pte Murphy; meeting men of NZ Armed Unit; wi...
Date: 29 Sep 1941 From: Hoskins, Barbara, active 1941-2015 : Papers relating to the Nimmo and Anton families Ref: MS-Papers-11159 Description: Letter from Jack Dimmock to Barbara Anton written from the `HMS Neptune' in the Middle East in 1941. Dimmock was a family friend of the Antons and he was rep...
Date: 1940 Ref: PAColl-5759 Description: Formal group of soldiers wearing sola topees photographed in front of a tent, Maadi Camp, Cairo, Egypt. All soldiers in this photograph have written their n...
Date: 1940-1943 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: McIntyre, Peter, 1910-1995 Ref: PAColl-4161-01-200 Description: Photographs of the paintings done by Peter McIntyre, official New Zealand war artist, during the war in North Africa. Also photographs of the opening of exhi...
Date: 1940-1945 By: King, Russell David, 1896-1970 Ref: PAColl-3179 Description: Because the photographer was one of the commanding officers of the Field Ambulance many of the photographs are snaps of officers and visiting commanders and ...
Date: [ca 1912-1915, ca 1943-1944] By: Adams, William, 1911?-; Ellerbeck Studio Ref: PAColl-7762 Description: Photographs relating to William Adams' service in the Middle East and South Pacific during the Second World War, including tourist photographs of the Garden ...
Date: Dec 1939-Oct 1945 By: Gentry, William George (Sir), 1899-1991 Ref: MS-Papers-5525 Description: Gentry describes his life while he served during WWII with 2NZEF in Greece, Crete, the Western Desert, Libya, Tunisia and Italy. He refers frequently to his ...
Date: 1940-1945 By: Burge, Archer Richard, 1913-1992 Ref: MS-Papers-8777 Description: Collection comprises the wartime reminiscences and stories of Private Burge. Also includes form guides for two horse race meetings, newspaper cuttings and a ...
Date: 1943-1944 By: Wauchop, Thomas Stewart, 1909-1944 Ref: MS-Papers-2123 Description: Letters from Wauchop to his wife and family en route to Middle East, from Cairo, and from Italy. Also some numbers of NZEF times. Source of title - Supplied...
Date: [Between 1939 and 1945] By: Lake, Sarah Elizabeth, 1948- Ref: PAColl-8981 Description: Photographs relating to Douglas (Doug) Lake's service as a clerk in the Middle East and North Africa during World War II. Includes photographs of graves, Win...
Date: 1942-1944 By: Grainger, C E, active 1942-1990 Ref: PAColl-4159 Description: Photographs of army life in the Middle East and Italy, taken ca 1942-1944 by C E Grainger. Arrangement: Negatives at 35mm-16585 to 16900. Quantity: 1575 b...
Date: 1940 - 1943 By: Kay, Robin Langford, 1919-2017 Ref: B-099-012/034 Description: Painted while with 2nd NZEF and show Bombay, Maadi Camp, Tobruk, Baalbek, Syria, Nazareth, Jerusalem, Cairo, Lebanon, etc Quantity: 23 watercolour(s). Phys...
Date: 1945 From: Jones, Pei Te Hurinui, 1898-1976 : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-5220-080 Description: Includes a narrative by Private Benjamin Rata and describes his experiences in the Middle East, everyday life, campaigns. losses and a structural map Quant...
Date: 1941-1942 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: Battersby, Thomas Middleton, 1911-1986 Ref: PAColl-4161-01-160 Description: Series of numbered photographs taken of 4th Reserve Mechanical Transport Company in the Middle East. Includes group photographs of members of the Company. Ph...