Prisoners of war - New Zealand

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Scene from a play called "I Killed the Count"
Date: ca 1943 From: Cowie, Gordon Rae, 1896-1984 :Photographs of plays performed in a German prison of war camp Ref: PAColl-0325-01-2 Description: Soldiers in a performance of a play called "I Killed the Count" at the German prisoner of war camp Oflag VII B. Photographed by an unknown photographer in a...
Date: [1943] Ref: MS-Papers-9360 Description: Autograph book owned by an unidentified New Zealand Guard at the Prisoner of War Camp, Featherston during World War Two. Volume contains signatures by New Ze...
Date: 1866 - 1956 - 1868 - 1957 From: Gore, Ross Digby, 1904-1981 :It happened in New Zealand. [208 original drawings. Late 1940s and early 1950s]. Ref: B-140-013 Description: Six-panelled account of Te Kooti's resistance to European incursions onto his land, his capture, transportation to the Chatham Islands, his revenge killing o...
Date: 1942-1944 By: Quinlan, John Courtney, 1909-1978; Spicer, Elizabeth, active 2004 Ref: PAColl-7903 Description: Photographs relating to John Courtney Quinlan's military service in World War Two. Includes images of Quinlan and others at a military training camp in New Z...
Date: 1936-1987 From: Bertram, James :Photographs relating to James Bertram's visits to China Ref: PAColl-6000-1 Description: Mainly records of James Bertram's trips to China. There are also some relating to his war service during the Second World War including two of dramatic ente...
Date: 24 Sept 1987 - 24 Sep 1987 From: NZOHA Electricity Centenary Oral History Project Stages I, II and III By: Webb, Norman David, 1913-2005 Ref: OHInt-0003/20 Description: Norman Webb describes family background; father, Herbert Webb as pioneer in the early electrical industry; childhood; early education; life as an electrical ...
Date: 1941-1997 By: New Zealand Ex-Prisoners of War Association Ref: MS-Group-0687 Description: Includes financial records, correspondence, minute books, luncheon lists, and papers relating to British and Australian branches, the Association's magazine ...
Date: 1945-1999 From: Thompson, Eric Hardisty, 1922-2000 :Photographs Ref: PAColl-9958 Description: Includes - Visits of ex Japanese prisoners of war to New Zealand from 1974 to 1999. Two photographs of of Japanese prisoners of war embarking on an American...
Date: 1934-1986 From: Thompson, Eric Hardisty, 1922-2000 :Photographs Ref: PA1-f-332 Description: Photographs of the prisoner-of-war camp Featherston, 1942-1945. These include views of the buildings, New Zealand military personel, and groups of Japanese ...
Date: 1943-2000 From: Thompson, Eric Hardisty, 1922-2000 : Papers Ref: Series-2328 Description: Quantity: 41 folder(s).
Date: [ca 1943-1945] By: Beale, Gilbert Marsden, 1897-1972 Ref: PAColl-9991 Description: Photographs originally inside a journal written by Gilbert Marsden Beale while working as a tailor at the Japanese prisoner-of-war camp in Featherston, Waira...
Date: 1976 From: Thompson, Eric Hardisty, 1922-2000 : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-1763-2 Description: Photocopy of corrected typescript of chapters 7-12, appendices and notes of Shinya's `The Path from Guadalcanal', translated by Thompson from Japanese into E...
Date: 1863 - 1864 From: Speer, William Henry d 1867 :[Speer album] 1860-1867 Ref: E-395-038 Description: Continuation of the article pasted on the previous page of the album, probably from an Auckland paper and copied from the Weekly news of 17 September 1864. ...
Repatriated NZ POWs Privates J Bryan and R G Alexander back in the army at Maadi Camp, Egypt - Photograph taken by George Robert Bull
Date: [ca 2 Nov 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: Bull, George Robert, 1910-1996 Ref: DA-03213-F Description: Two repatriated New Zealand prisoners of war, Privates J Bryan (Dunedin) and R G Alexander (Napier), back in the army at Maadi Camp, Egypt, during World War ...
Date: 1935-1947 From: Thompson, Eric Hardisty, 1922-2000 : Papers Ref: 2001-008-001 Description: Letters written by Thompson to his parents, and brothers David and Gordon, from boarding school in Chefoo, China, from a prisoner-of-war camp, from Australia...
Date: [ca 1991] By: Richardson, John, active 1930-1991 Ref: MS-Papers-10709 Description: Richardson summarises his experiences under `Capitaos inglisi or the Captain with the Crooked Face' and further describes his experiences in letters to John ...
Date: 29 Apr 2003 - 07 May 2003 From: New Zealand Sapper contribution to World War II oral history project By: Carson, Stanley Edgar, 1914-2015 Ref: OHInt-0875-02 Description: Interview with Stan Carson, born in Lyttleton in 1914. Talks about his family background and growing up in Lyttleton. Refers to joining the Lyttleton Marine ...
Date: 5-14 Oct 2005 - 05 Oct 2005 - 14 Oct 2005 From: New Zealand Defence Force Military oral history project By: Kedgley, Edwin George, 1911-2008 Ref: OHInt-0938-25 Description: Interview with Ted (Edwin) Kedgley, born in Huntly in 1911. Talks about attending New Plymouth Boys High School for two years and the school cadet force. Ref...
Date: Nov 1988 By: Wells, Stanley Peter, 1920?-; McAlpine, Rachel Phyllis, 1940- Ref: OHColl-0277/1 Description: Stan Wells recalls being sent by Ada Wells to a Salvation Army orphanage for boys in Temuka when he was six. Describes the few privilages, the starvation die...
Illustrated London news :Maori prisoners captured at Rangiriri. Illustrated London news, February 1864, page 216, centre.
Date: 1863 - 1864 By: Illustrated London news (Newspaper) Ref: PUBL-0033-1864-216-2 Description: Shows an event that occurred in 1863, Maori prisoners waiting to be place on board the H M S Pioneer. The drawing is inaccurate in that the Pioneer was a pad...