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Trieste + Yugoslavia

Identifier: clels4

Scope and Contents

Contains two newspaper clippings, ‘The brink of the Cold War’, The Times, November 18 1977, p 16, and Gardiner, James, ‘Medals recall Kiwi’s help for partisans’, The Dominion, April 27 1989, p 1. Discusses the changing opinions of Yugoslavian partisans. Escaped New Zealand prisoners of war aided their fight against the Germans, however by 1945 allied forces would oppose the group due to their communist ideas. Subject matter date range is c. 1941-1989.


  • Creation: Collection covers ca 1960-2010

Conditions Governing Access

Access is freely available within the J.C.Beaglehole Room for research and private study. For any use beyond this, please contact the J.C.Beaglehole Room ( in the first instance.


From the Fonds: 100 linear_centimeters (Hutt Valley Independent and Upper Hutt Advertiser (2009.044) has been given a call number (DU401.1 H982) and is located on the Atlas shelving.)

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Repository Details

Part of the Tapuaka Heritage & Archive Collections - JC Beaglehole Reading Room, Victoria University of Wellington Library Repository

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