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...