Title:Commemorative Booklet - The Friendly Invasion of New Zealand by American Armed Forces - June 1942-October 1944
Ministry of Internal Affairs &c, c1992 This booklet comemorates the arrival in New Zealand of US forces and pays tribute to all those American servicemen and women who were stationed in, trained in, or concalesced in our country. It also pays tribute to the many thousands of sailors and ship's crews who manned the 200 or more naval and supply vessels which came to New Zealand from mid 1942 to late 1944 and which brought hundreds of thousands of tons of war material to Auckland and Wellington ports. The second purpose of the book is to make it possible for returning veterans to retrace their war time steps and easily locate and identify the camps, hospitals, airfields, and stores where they were stationed...
Second hand Paperback