Book - New Zealand's Pacific Frontline; 21-78
Book - New Zealand's Pacific FrontlineAbout this object
Title: New Zealand's Pacific Frontline
Author: John Crawford, NZ Defence Force
Published by: N.Z. Defence Force
Information about the Guadalcanal and Solomon Islands Campaign during 1942 to 1945.
This book belonged to Mervyn Charles Roger Atkin who served in the 3rd Division, 34th Battalion of the New Zealand Army in WW2. Regiment Number 68813.
Mervyn served in Fiji, Tongatabu, and New Calendonia. He was wounded across the chest by shrapnel and was hospitalised in Fiji. He came back to New Zealand and lived on Black Swamp Road, Mangawhai.