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World War, 1939-1945 -- Prisoners and prisons -- New Zealand -- Featherston

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Featherston Riot

Identifier: clels4
Scope and Contents

Contains one newspaper clipping, ‘Wartime camp tragedy’, The Dominion Post Weekend, September 19 1992, p 9. Details the events of the 1943 Featherston camp riot, in which 48 Japanese prisoners of war and 1 New Zealand guard were killed. Subject matter date range is 1942-1986.

Dates: Collection covers ca 1960-2010