war effort of New Zealand

a popular history of (a) Minor campaigns in which New Zealanders took part; (b) Services not fully dealt with in the campaign volumes; (c) The work at the bases.
  • 276 Pages
  • 1.34 MB
  • English
Whitcombe and Tombs , Auckland
World War, 1914-1918 -- New Ze


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StatementEdited by Lt. H. T. B. Drew.
SeriesOfficial history of New Zealand"s effort in the Great War,, v. 4
LC ClassificationsD547.N5 O4
The Physical Object
Pagination xxii, [2], 276 p. incl. front., illus., ports., maps, facsim., diagr.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6669420M
LC Control Number24023069

This book, part of the Official History of New Zealand’s effort in the War effort of New Zealand book War, clearly shows the extent of New Zealand’s part in that ill-fated Gallipoli campaign. The NZEF sailed from Wellington on 16th Octoberin all officers and other ranks making four infantry battalions, four mounted rifles regiments, an artillery.

The War Effort of New Zealand: a Popular History of (a) Minor Campaigns in which New Zealdners Took Part, (b) Services Not Fuly Dealt with in the Campaign Volumes, (c) the Work at the Bases. Document Type: Book: OCLC Number: Notes: Printed and published under the authority of the New Zealand government.

Subtitle: A popular history of a) minor campaigns in which New Zealanders took part ; b) services not fully dealt with war effort of New Zealand book the campaign volumes ; c) the work at the bases.

Steven Loveridge works from the Stout Research Centre for New Zealand Studies, and has researched, written and lectured on numerous aspects of the First World War.

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James Watson has recently retired from the post of associate professor at Massey University. His book WF Massey: New Zealand was published in Author: Steven Loveridge, James Watson.

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The New Zealand Expeditionary Force earned an elite reputation on the Western Front In World War I, and the New Zealanders' war effort was a defining moment in their national history. The statistics are astonishing: of the total population of New Zealand of 1 million, no fewer thanmen enlisted, and of those, 18, were killed wounded.

In other words, 15 percent of the male.

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The New Zealanders in Sinai and Palestine -- v Drew, H. The war effort of New Zealand. An honest and interesting book on how New Zealand was sttled.

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Edited by Lt. Drew. Volume v.4 ()[Leather Bound] Drew, H T B. A monumental new account of the defining conflict in New Zealand history. It was war in the Waikato in –64 that shaped the nation in all kinds of ways: setting back Māori and Pākehā relations by several generations and allowing the government to begin to assert the kind of real control over the country that had eluded it since /5(4).

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2: The shaping of NZ’s war effort, August-Octoberby I. McGibbon. Selected by the New Zealand Listener as one of the best books of.

Selected by the New Zealand Herald as one of the best non-fiction books of the year. Shortlisted for the Nonfiction Book Award at the New Zealand Heritage Book & Writing Awards Media. Q&A with Dr Vincent O'Malley, All About History, 23 September 'Leading historian Vincent O’Malley discusses The New Zealand.

The book becomes part of a series on New Zealand and World War 1 produced jointly by Manatu Taonga Ministry for Culture and Heritage, Massey University and the New Zealand Defence Force.

The series explores the impact of the war on New Zealand society during and after the war. By far the best New Zealand history book we’ve come across. Le Quesnoy – Glyn Harper. Le Quesnoy is a town in northern France that was occupied during World War II by the Germans.

After 4 years, New Zealand soldiers liberated the town without a single loss of civilian life. The story is told through the eyes of a child.

During the Second World War, Indigenous people in the United States, Australia, New Zealand and Canada mobilised en masse to support the war effort, despite withstanding centuries of colonialism. Their roles ranged from ordinary soldiers fighting on distant shores, to soldiers capturing Japanese.

New Zealand in World War II. New Zealand declared war on Germany at pm on the 3rd of Septemberthus entering World War II. New Zealand assisted Britain, as New Zealanders still felt loyal to their 'mother country'. New Zealand provided men for service in the British Royal Air Force and Royal Navy.

The Second World War of –45 demanded of New Zealand its greatest national effort. The least controversial of New Zealand’s overseas wars – and the only one in which New Zealand has been directly threatened – it was a struggle that changed the world and New Zealand’s place in it more fundamentally than had the First World War.

New Zealand and the Second World War. New Zealand independently declared war on Germany on 3 September This topic covers the battles fought, our defence forces, the Māori Battalion, heroes, nurses, the war effort at home,and effects of the WW2 on New Zealand. New Zealand Electronic Text Centre There are a variety of histories published based on information sourced from regimental diaries (now held in Archives New Zealand).

These books are often not well indexed (if at all). Each covers the period in chronologically and can therefore be read in conjunction with an individual’s service record to provide.

The Second World War remains the world’s greatest conflict, and New Zealand's participation in it was this country’s most significant national effort. Although the Great War of cost the lives of more New Zealanders, the Second World War involved a larger mobilisation of people and resources.

The New Zealand Herald Book of the Year. Finalist in the CLNZ Education Awards (Best Tertiary Resource). Events. The Great War for New Zealand was launched at the Waahi Poukai on 8 October See some images from the event at Te Papa's Rongomaraeroa Marae on 19 October.

Facebook. Follow author Vincent O'Malley on Facebook. The Official History of New Zealand in the Second World War Aug / chef / 0 Comments This fifty volume series covers all areas of New Zealand’s involvement in the Second World War, from detailed accounts of particular battalions, to the political and economic background and consequences, to full accounts of particular episodes and.

New Zealand and the First World WarDamien Fenton (Penguin). Read more about this book on NZHistory. The white ships: New Zealand’s First World War hospital ships, Gavin McLean (New Zealand Ship & Marine Society) The war that never ended: New Zealand veterans remember Korea / as told to Pip Desmond (Penguin) New Zealands official online shop for after the battle books and other war books.

What should we call the series of conflicts that raged in New Zealand between the Crown and groups of Māori from to. Here’s Vincent O’Malley in an extract from his new book, The New Zealand Wars/Ngā Pakanga o Aotearoa.

What historians and others have called the wars has changed over time. Māori were the first to arrive in New Zealand, journeying in canoes from Hawaiki about 1, years ago.

A Dutchman, Abel Tasman, was the first European to sight the country but it was the British who made New Zealand part of their empire.

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Inthe Treaty of Waitangi was signed, an agreement between the British Crown and Maori. How Discovering Japanese Code Books by New Zealand supported the War effort.

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Meanwhile, the Chinese government has threatened to "pluck the eyes out" of the Five Eyes group - which includes New Zealand - for objecting to new rules allowing elected representatives to be sacked from the Hong Kong legislature. In a statement issued overnight, a Chinese foreign ministry spokesman warned countries to stay out of China's affairs saying: "They should be careful or their .New Zealand women had always knitted, but the craft took on a new meaning during the war.

‘Sock day’ was held in May after soldiers reported that a pair of socks only lasted a fortnight when the wearer was on active duty.

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