Strombom, Simon, 1971- : Papers

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 in Afghanistan. The diaries give detailed accounts of day-to-day activity.

Also included is a letter from the Governor-General, 25 May 2009, informing Strombom that he is to be awarded the DSD.

Strombom spent 16 years in the New Zealand Army. He retired in 2009 with the rank of Major. He was awarded the Distinquished Service Decoration (DSD) in 2009.

Quantity: 3 volume(s). 0.04 Linear Metres.

Physical Description: Mss

Provenance: Donor/Lender/Vendor - Donated by Mr Simon Strombom, Wellington, 2012

Transfers: Accession recieved in Manuscripts and transfer of digital photographs made from there - To Photographic Archive - Strombom, Simon, 1971- : Photographs (PA-Group-00872).

Access restrictions
Partly restricted material - The Afghanistan diaries are restricted. Access requires the written permission of the donor
Format
3 volume(s), 0.04 Linear Metres, Manuscripts, Mss
There are 3 items in total.
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There are 3 items in this group.
Date: Nov 2007 - August 2008 Ref: MSX-8934 Description: Quantity: 1 volume(s).
Date: Oct 2004 - Feb 2005, May 2009 Ref: MSY-7031 Description: The diary records Strombom's service in the Sinai, Oct 2004 - February 2005, and includes some illustrations and ephemera. Also included is a letter from the...
Date: Aug 2008 - Oct 2008 From: Strombom, Simon, 1971- : Papers Ref: MSX-8935 Description: Quantity: 1 volume(s).