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Army days

Author: Geoffrey P Duff
Publisher: Christchurch [N.Z.] : Cadsonbury Publications, 2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English
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This book is a selection of entries from the author's diary while serving in the New Zealand army during World War II.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Personal narratives
Personal narratives, New Zealand
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Geoffrey P Duff
ISBN: 1877151947 9781877151941
OCLC Number: 156223315
Notes: "One of Cadsonbury's republications of important New Zealand historical books"--Inside back cover.
Includes index.
Description: 215 pages : illustrations, maps ; 30 cm
Contents: Pre-war training --
Outbreak of war --
Home guard --
War effort (as a civilian) --
Recruit Training Depot, Invercargill --
Burnham Training School --
Back to R.T.D. --
Burnham again --
Troopship --
Egypt: Mena Camp and Maadi Camp --
Italy: Advance Base --
Off to the division --
In the line --
Cassino sector --
Pursuit --
Florence Campaign --
Return to the 8th Army --
Rest area --
Back to the sharp end --
Off to the O.C.T.U. --
Back to the division --
Field security course at Castellamare --
Closing stages --
Cold War --
Trieste in peace --
Long wait --
Home at last --
Appendix I. Airgrams --
Appendix 2. Structure of the 2nd NZ Division --
Appendix III. 26th Infanty Battalion --
Appendix IV. Map of Italy showing the location of most places mentioned in the text.
Responsibility: by G.P. Duff.

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This book is a selection of entries from the author's diary while serving in the New Zealand army during World War II.

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