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The Big Show: New Zealanders, D-Day and the War in Europe Alison Parr

The Big Show: New Zealanders, D-Day and the War in Europe

Alison Parr

Published September 28th 2006
ISBN : 9781869403652
Paperback
152 pages
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 About the Book 

An expansiveoral-history project recently undertaken by the New Zealand government provides these 13eyewitness accounts ofWorld War II. More than 10,000 New Zealand servicemen were on active duty with the Royal Air Force and the Royal Navy at theMoreAn expansive oral-history project recently undertaken by the New Zealand government provides these 13 eyewitness accounts of World War II. More than 10,000 New Zealand servicemen were on active duty with the Royal Air Force and the Royal Navy at the time of the D-Day landings in June 1944, and these stories bring the crucial role that New Zealanders played in providing air cover on D-Day, aiding the French resistance, undertaking missions deep into enemy territory, and liberating the Belsen concentration camp in Germany into focus.