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October 2017 Newsletter

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The Newsletter of the New Zealand Branch of The Western Front Association. A rich collection of news and articles over 30 pages, with illustrations and comment through-out. 


Newsletter Feb 2018

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Welcome to the February 2018 newsletter of the New Zealand branch WFA


10 June 1916 : Pte John Joseph Robinson

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John grew up at Oakworth, Yorkshire, where he lived and worked on his father's farm. After emigrating to Aukland, New Zealand in about 1913, he lived at Napier and enlisted into the Wellington Regiment in early 1915. After his training, John embarked for overseas service on board the Willochra on 13 November 1915 bound for Egypt, and then on to th…