World War, 1939-1945 - Pacific Ocean

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Date: [1970-1997] From: Thompson, Eric Hardisty, 1922-2000 : Papers Ref: 2001-008-043 Description: Described as folder with some papers on the Pacific war including New Guinea, Bismarck, Solomons, Cowra, Featherston etc, received from Japaense sources or t...
Date: Jan-Sep 1941 From: Francois, Bridget Madge Isabel, 1902-1992 : Diaries and papers Ref: MS-Papers-10108-012 Description: Diary kept while working as a nurse, then teacher, on Nauru Island Quantity: 1 folder(s) 1 item.
Date: 1941-1943 From: Francois, Bridget Madge Isabel, 1902-1992 : Diaries and papers Ref: MS-Papers-10108-034 Description: Papers and letters relating to her time on Nauru, particularly with regard to the war and evacuation Quantity: 1 folder(s).
Date: Oct 1941-Jun 1942 From: Francois, Bridget Madge Isabel, 1902-1992 : Diaries and papers Ref: MS-Papers-10108-013 Description: Diary covers Nauru, evacuation to Australia and work as nurse with Chinese wolfram miners at Hatches Creek, Northern Territory Quantity: 1 folder(s) 1 item.
Date: 1941-1944 By: Joyce, Raymond, active 1940-1943 Ref: MS-Papers-7508 Description: Photocopies of four diaries kept by Joyce while on active service in World War Two, serving in Fiji, Tonga and New Caledonia with the 34 Battalion. Joyce rec...
Date: 5 April 1997 - 05 Apr 1997 From: Te Roroa Maori life stories project By: Tane, Whitiki, 1924-2000 Ref: OHInt-0568/07 Description: Wally Tane was born 1924 in Waikara, Waipoua, South Hokianga. Talks about his father Mekene Tane Hohaia and his mother Tureiti Iraia. Discusses his father's ...
Date: [1950?] From: New Zealand. Parliamentary Library : Papers relating to World War One and World War Two Ref: MSY-5971 Description: Volume of New Zealand war history `A war narrative on relations with French Oceania during the war', narrated by P Lissington (n39). Covers New Zealand's rec...
Date: 1942-1945 From: Francois, Bridget Madge Isabel, 1902-1992 : Diaries and papers Ref: MS-Papers-10108-035 Description: Typescript copy of diary kept by Nai Fai, a Chinese interpreter, left behind on Nauru under Japanese occupation. Details the principal events of the occupati...
Date: [circa 1939-1945] By: Finlay family Ref: MS-Papers-11947 Description: Papers relating to World War II. Comprises a pen drawing and a typescript poem (both possibly by Desmond George Finlay). The drawing shows a figure sitting o...
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: 23 Aug 1999 By: de Joux, Marie, 1935-2015; Wilson, M Colleen, 1920- Ref: OHColl-0472/1 Description: Interviews the first woman in a technological capacity at the Meterological Office. Recalls how the information for weather reports was prepared with the hel...
Date: 27 April 1984 - 27 Apr 1984 From: NZOHA Customs Department Oral History Project Part II By: Meek, Leslie Lockhart, 1918-1999 Ref: OHInt-0101/12 Description: Leslie Lockhart Meek born Wellington 1918. Outlines family background - mother a tailoress in Te Aro House, later James Smiths. Recalls polio epidemic (1930'...
Date: [ca 1912-1945] From: Stapp, Charles Ignatius, 1922-2005 :Album relating to World War II Ref: PAColl-9704 Description: The first group of photographs is of unidentified groups of men, women, and children dating from ca 1912-1920. The rest of the photographs relate to the Seco...
Date: 20 Nov-4 Dec 1944 By: Dee family Ref: MS-Papers-6841 Description: Letter from Dee to her family in New Zealand written shortly after she arrived in Lautoka, Fiji; she describes all the happenings and events since her arriva...
Date: 1944-1945 From: Duthie, Alastair Simpson, 1912-1995 :Photographs of Lincoln Ellsworth Antarctic Expedition, coast watching in Sub-Antarctic Islands, service in Pacific, 1939-1945 Ref: PAColl-8102-3 Description: Landscape and coastal views of Norfolk Island and Philip Island; the remains of convict settlements and prisons at Kingston; Duthie and collegues visiting se...
Date: [1949] From: New Zealand. Parliamentary Library : Papers relating to World War One and World War Two Ref: MSY-5967 Description: Volume of New Zealand war history compiled by the War History Branch of the Department of Internal Affairs, war narrative, political relations of USA and NZ,...
Date: [1994-1997] From: Thompson, Eric Hardisty, 1922-2000 : Papers Ref: 2001-008-055 Description: Correspondence with Colin Funch relating to the ANVIL network of Japanese interpreters and a proposed book by him, and his and Thompson's research into the p...
Date: 1939-1945 By: Starr, R W (Mr), active 1976 Ref: PAColl-0280 Description: View of coast of unidentified Pacific Island from a plane Quantity: 1 b&w original photographic print(s).
Date: 9 Mar 1942-24 Mar 1945, 30 May 2004-2005 By: Allen, John Gerald, 1916-1997 Ref: MS-Papers-8368 Description: Includes, a completed questionnaire on `New Zealanders' experiences in the Pacific Campaign', a copy of Allen's story of his time on Norfolk Island as part o...
Date: [1939-1945] 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-4161-10 Description: Negatives taken by official New Zealand army photographers in the Pacific theatre during World War 2, 1939-1945 Source of title - Titles supplied by Library...