Stagg, Geoffrey Troughear, 1913-1971 : Papers

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 Royal New Zealand Artillery while stationed overseas and at Fort Dorset in Wellington 1939-1955. An unnumbered file labelled 'Schedules of stores and baggage loaded for TSS Captain Cook' contains a plan of the vessel. The rest of the papers in the file relate to the Wellington Artillery Officers' Mess Inc and the New Zealand Permanent Force Old Comrades' Associaton.

Also included are copies of charts and tables relating to the mounting of a Guard at Buckingham Palace and Tower of London (1964), and a family tree of 1, 2, 3, and 4 Armoured Regiments.

There is also a folder relating to the introduction of decimal coinage in New Zealand and one relating to Captain Stagg's private correspondence with several government departments.

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Captain Geoffrey Stagg, a career army officer, was an internationally recognised authority on New Zealand medals. He was also Honorary Curator of Medals at the then Dominion Museum, president of the Royal Numismatic Society of New Zealand and represented the Society on the Decimal Coinage Committee, set up in 1957.

Quantity: 8 folder(s). 0.20 Linear Metres.

Physical Description: Mss, typescripts, printed matter

Provenance: Captain Stagg's papers upon his death in 1971 passed to a fellow member of the Royal Numismatic Society of New Zealand, Phillip O'Shea.

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8 folder(s), 0.20 Linear Metres, Business correspondence, Personnel records, Fliers (Printed matter), Research notes, Essays, Manuscripts, Mss, typescripts, printed matter
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There are 10 items in this group.
Date: 1932-1937 Ref: MS-Papers-11874-1 Description: File kept by New Zealand Defence Forces, Southern Command on G T Stagg, relating to his service in the New Zealand Territorial Force with the New Zealand Eng...
Date: 1956-1965 From: Stagg, Geoffrey Troughear, 1913-1971 : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-11874-4 Description: Army personnel file on Captain Stagg. A large part of the file is taken up with Captain Stagg's correspondence with the Department of Inland Revenue. Quanti...
Date: 1953-1955 From: Stagg, Geoffrey Troughear, 1913-1971 : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-11874-3 Description: Army personnel file relating to Captain Stagg Quantity: 1 folder(s).
Date: 1939-1952 From: Stagg, Geoffrey Troughear, 1913-1971 : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-11874-2 Description: Former Army personnel file relating to Captain Stagg Quantity: 1 folder(s).
Date: 1952, 1959 Ref: MSO-Papers-11874 Description: Copy of plan of the vessel TSS Captain Cook, showing the passenger quarters. Drafted in 1952 and last updated in 1959. Includes key. Quantity: 1 folder(s) 1...
Date: 1964-1969 From: Stagg, Geoffrey Troughear, 1913-1971 : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-11874-7 Description: Among other papers includes submission by Captain Stagg on behalf of the Royal Numismatic Society of New Zealand upon the decision to adopt the term 'dollar...
Date: 1948-1965 (Sep 1965) Ref: MSI-Papers-11874-2 Description: Chart tracing the relationships of New Zealand armoured regiments from 1948 to 1965, with details of their creation and disbanding. Quantity: 1 folder(s) 1...
Date: Nov 1964 Ref: MSI-Papers-11874-1 Description: Copies of papers relating to the 16th Field Regiment RNZA mounting a guard at Buckingham Palace and the Tower of London in November 1964. Includes written in...
Date: 1960-1968 Ref: MS-Papers-11874-5 Description: Labelled 'Sub Quartermaster TSS Captain Cook - Schedules of stores and baggage loaded', the folder contained a passenger plan of the vessel Captain Cook (sin...
Date: 1939-1954 From: Stagg, Geoffrey Troughear, 1913-1971 : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-11874-6 Description: Correspondence with the Rehabilitation Department, State Advances Corporation, New Zealand Railways and Post and Telegraph Department relating to his house a...