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Identifier: clels4

Scope and Contents

A collection handwritten notes, printed articles, newspaper clippings and typed script. Details different facets of the military lifestyle both during conflict and after. Topics include training, morale building techniques, the German experience in WWII, transitioning from soldier to veteran, trauma, discipline, tradition, commemoration and homosexuality. The publication date range is 1964-1991. The subject matter date range is 1914-1991. Note that ‘Little America’ by Paul A. Carter has been attached to the exterior of the folder.


  • 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.)

Language of Materials


Repository Details

Part of the J C Beaglehole Room, Victoria University of Wellington Library Repository

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