Gallant Acts & Noble Deeds: New Zealand Army Honours and Awards for the Second World War.
“I must say great work Phillip Beattie and Matthew Pomeroy”
The Second World War saw ordinary New Zealand soldiers and nurses display extraordinary acts of heroism and devotion to duty. Now you can read all about their deeds through previously unpublished award recommendations. Included in this 437-page book are:
+ Full recommendations for over 1,500 recipients of medallic awards.
+ Recommendations for over 100 recipients of Mentions in Despatches.
+ Full alphabetical list of over 2,800 Mention in Despatches with London Gazette references.
+ Eye-witness statements for the majority of the Victoria Cross recommendations.
+ Many photographs of recipients and their medal groups.
A4 softcover, 437 pages, colour and B&W photographs.