New Zealand. Army - Military life

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Date: Jan-July 1943 Ref: MSX-8890 Description: Volume is the working log of an unidentified Supply Company officer. From the record it would appear that the author was based in the Manawatu District as ma...
Date: 1932-1969 By: Stagg, Geoffrey Troughear, 1913-1971 Ref: MS-Group-2381 Description: The papers comprise four of Captain Stagg's personal files, covering his service with the New Zealand Defence Force 1932-1936, and his service with the Roya...
Date: 2004-2009 By: Strombom, Simon John Caulfield, 1971- Ref: MS-Group-2088 Description: The first diary records Strombom's service in the Sinai, Oct 2004 - February 2005. It includes some illustrations. The other two diaries record his service i...
Date: 25 Feb 2000 By: Walker, Joseph James, 1941-2009 Ref: OHInt-0642/2 Description: Joe Walker was born in Opunake in 1941. Describes being brought up by his mother and grandfather until his mother remarried Hector Walker from Rotoma, Fiji. ...
Date: 7 August 1993 - 07 Aug 1993 By: Marr, Janet Lillian, 1953- Ref: OHInt-0067/090 Description: Janet Marr born Wanganui. Talks about: negative and positive aspects of childhood; Palmerston North Teachers' Training College; marriage to a soldier and tim...
Date: 1915-1918 By: Bunkall, Ernest Arthur, 1886-1957 Ref: MS-Group-2423 Description: Four diaries kept by E A Bunkall (13/583) during his World War One service in Egypt and Palestine (Nov 1915-Sep 1918). They describe daily army routines, tra...
Ledger, James J, 1847-1907 : In search of a home at the antipodes
Date: 1890-1893 By: Ledger, James John, 1847-1907 Ref: MSX-9415 Description: Memoir written by James Ledger in Abbotsford, Australia between 1890 and 1893. The narrative primarily concerns Ledger's immigration to New Zealand in 1878,...
Date: 1 Nov 1991 - 01 Nov 1991 By: Bennett, Hilary, 1956- Ref: OHInt-0323/12 Description: Hilary Bennett born 1956. Recalls being a frail child with numerous hospital visits. Describes mother as tall and pretty with a love for music and the arts. ...
Date: 21 Sep 1994 By: Howe, Francis George, 1921- Ref: OHInt-0571/18 Description: Francis George Howe born 1921. Recalls volunteering for 1st Battalion Canterbury Regiment in 1939 and recruits course at Burnham Camp. Mentions importance of...
Date: 1942-1944, 1949, 1966, 1972, 1985-1986 Ref: MS-Papers-11994 Description: Contains assorted material relating to soldiers on service during World War Two, and the Dorset family of Wellington. World War Two material includes: an ori...
Date: 1918, [1942-1943], 2015 By: Mackenzie family Ref: MS-Group-2422 Description: Contains diaries and memoirs from World War One and World War Two, correspondence and family history notes created or collected by members of the Mackenzie f...
Date: Apr-Oct 2008 By: Strombom, Simon John Caulfield, 1971- Ref: PA-Group-00872 Description: Photographs relating to Strombom's service in Afghanistan, taken April-August and October 2008 Major Strombom served as a Liasion Officer in the Civil Milit...
Date: [1975-1981] Ref: Series-1575 Description: Research papers for `New Zealanders at war', published in 1981 Quantity: 27 folder(s).
Members of the Maori Pioneer Battalion at afternoon tea
Date: between 1914-1918 Ref: 1/1-001567-G Description: Members of the Niuean Company of the Māori Pioneer Battalion at afternoon tea. Photograph taken by Herman John Schmidt during World War I. Quantity: 1 b&w o...
Date: 1953 - 1967 Ref: A-431-006 Description: Two 'infantry chaps' have arrived with their uniforms in shreds and with trickles of smoke rising from their helmets. A soldier tells his senior officer that...
Date: 1953 - 1967 Ref: A-431-005 Description: The chef is offended when soldiers in the mess complain about the food. The chef is overweight, undershaved and surrounded by flies. Inscriptions: Recto - b...
Date: 1991 Ref: B-127-041 Description: Shows Sadam Hussein with a great pile of videos, the title of which include `Ferris Schwartzkopf's day off', Dirty rotten infidels', `Bridge on the River Tig...
New Zealand soldier Jim Dempsey, Helwan Camp, Egypt
Date: 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-00760-F Description: New Zealand soldier Jim Dempsey from Bren Carrier Platoon, 24 Battalion, at Helwan Camp, Egypt, in 1941. He holds ammunition and a Vickers gun. Photographer ...
The winners of the guard mounting competition among New Zealand infantry troops during World War I
Date: 3 Jun 1918 From: Royal New Zealand Returned and Services' Association :New Zealand official negatives, World War 1914-1918 Ref: 1/2-013250-G Description: A Wellington Regiment poses as winners of the guard mounting competition, part of the recreational activities organised by the New Zealand Infantry Brigade. ...
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Men's quarters at a World War I New Zealand camp in England
Date: [ca 1918] From: Royal New Zealand Returned and Services' Association :New Zealand official negatives, World War 1914-1918 Ref: 1/2-014097-G Description: The interior of soldiers' quarters at a World War I New Zealand military camp in England. Note the bedding arranged against the walls and the items of kit ha...