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New Zealand (nation)

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Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 1181 Collections and/or Records:

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(Untitled), 16 May 1945

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 20/226/60
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Telegram [from Dominions Office] to New Zealand Government passing on a "Personal" message from WSC to Acting Prime Minister [Walter Nash] thanking him for his message and for New Zealand's support during the war.

Dates: 16 May 1945
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), [May] [1945]

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 20/226/61
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Typed draft of telegram from WSC to Prime Minister of New Zealand [Peter Fraser] (San Francisco [United States]) thanking him for his message and for New Zealand's support during the war.

Dates: [May] [1945]
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), 16 May 1945

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 20/226/62
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Telegram [from Dominions Office] to [Dominions Office] Section of the UK Delegation, San Francisco [United States], passing on a "Personal" message from WSC to Prime Minister of New Zealand [Peter Fraser] thanking him for his message and for New Zealand's support during the war.

Dates: 16 May 1945
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), 08 May 1945 - 09 May 1945

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 20/226/63
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Telegram Prime Minister of New Zealand [Peter Fraser], San Francisco [United States], [to Dominions Office] passing on a message for WSC stating that New Zealand "rejoices along with the people of the United Kingdom" [at victory in Europe]; and paying tribute to WSC's role in this respect. [Despatched on 8 May; received on 9 May].

Dates: 08 May 1945 - 09 May 1945
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), 08 May 1945 - 09 May 1945

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 20/226/64
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Telegram Prime Minister of New Zealand [Peter Fraser], San Francisco [United States], [to Dominions Office] passing on a message for WSC stating that New Zealand "rejoices along with the people of the United Kingdom" [at victory in Europe]; and paying tribute to WSC's role in this respect. [Despatched on 8 May; received on 9 May].

Dates: 08 May 1945 - 09 May 1945
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), [May] [1945]

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 20/226/84
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Typed draft of telegram from WSC to Acting Prime Minister of New Zealand [Walter Nash] thanking him for his message and for New Zealand's support during the war.

Dates: [May] [1945]
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), 09 May 1945

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 20/226/85
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Telegram from New Zealand Government [to Dominions Office] passing on a message from [Walter] Nash [Acting Prime Minister of New Zealand] to WSC congratulating him for his role in the defeat of Germany on behalf of the "New Zealand Government and People".

Dates: 09 May 1945
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), 09 May 1945

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 20/226/86
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Telegram from New Zealand Government [to Dominions Office] passing on a message from [Walter] Nash [Acting Prime Minister of New Zealand] to WSC congratulating him for his role in the defeat of Germany on behalf of the "New Zealand Government and People".

Dates: 09 May 1945
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), 08 May 1945

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 20/226/87
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Telegram [from Dominions Office] to New Zealand Government passing on a message from WSC to Acting Prime Minister of New Zealand [Walter Nash] congratulating him on New Zealand's role in the defeat of Germany; and anticipating victory over Japan.

Dates: 08 May 1945
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), 04 Jul 1945

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 20/222/20
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Telegram from WSC to Prime Minister of New Zealand [Peter Fraser] marked "Top Secret and Personal" requesting New Zealand participation in the British Commonwealth land, sea and air forces against the Japanese main islands, and giving details of proposed changes in the South West Pacific Area command.

Dates: 04 Jul 1945
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), 14 Jul 1945

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 20/222/42
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Telegram from Prime Minister of New Zealand [Peter Fraser] to WSC marked "Top Secret and Personal" offering New Zealand air and sea forces for the British Commonwealth Force in the war against Japan, but stating that he is unable to definitely offer land forces until he has discussed the position with the leader of the opposition, [Sidney] Holland.

Dates: 14 Jul 1945
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), 28 Apr 1945

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 20/216/135-136
Scope and Contents Telegram from Prime Minister, WSC, to the Acting Prime Minister of New Zealand [Walter Nash] discussing the award of campaign stars including: service qualifications; the new Defence Medal for non-operational service; the possibility of extending the 1939-45 Star to the end of the Pacific War; and the decision that an exception should not be made for members of the New Zealand forces who fought in the Battle of the River Plate. He asks for [Nash's] reaction to these proposals as more than 10...
Dates: 28 Apr 1945
Conditions Governing Access: Open (opened on instructions of Cabinet Office, March 2001)
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(Untitled), 30 Apr 1945

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 20/217/25
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Telegram from WSC to acting Prime Minister of New Zealand marked "Top Secret and Personal" congratulating him on the conduct of New Zealand troops [throughout the war].

Dates: 30 Apr 1945
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), 01 May 1945

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 20/217/26
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Telegram from acting Prime Minister of New Zealand to WSC acknowledging WSC's tribute to the part played by the New Zealand Division [in the victory in Italy]. Carbon copy.

Dates: 01 May 1945
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), 04 Jun 1945

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 20/220/71
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Telegram from WSC to Acting Prime Minister of Australia [Joseph Chifley] marked "Top Secret" stating that the United States Chiefs of Staff have felt unable to support the early re-occupation of Nauru and Ocean Islands [Pacific Ocean] and have suggested alternative sources of phosphate, but that Francis Forde's [Deputy Prime Minister of Australia] approach will be "valuable". [repeated to New Zealand government].

Dates: 04 Jun 1945
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), 07 May 1945 - 08 May 1945

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 20/218/22
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Telegram from Acting Prime Minister of New Zealand to WSC marked "Top Secret" congratulating him on victory in Europe and WSC's part in it; and suggesting arrangements for the announcement in New Zealand. Despatched on 8 May (New Zealand time), received 7 May (British time).

Dates: 07 May 1945 - 08 May 1945
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open.
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(Untitled), 08 May 1945

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 20/218/25
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Telegram from WSC to Acting Prime Minister of New Zealand marked "Top Secret" thanking him for his tribute and agreeing with his arrangements for conveying the news [of VE Day] in New Zealand.

Dates: 08 May 1945
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open.
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(Untitled), 08 May 1945

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 20/218/45
Scope and Contents

Telegram from WSC to Acting Prime Minister of New Zealand [Walter Nash] congratulating him on New Zealand's role in the defeat of Germany; and anticipating victory over Japan.

Dates: 08 May 1945
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open.
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(Untitled), 08 May 1945

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 20/218/64
Scope and Contents

Telegram from Prime Minister of New Zealand [Peter Fraser] (San Francisco [United States]) to WSC stating that New Zealand "rejoices along with the people of the United Kingdom" [at victory in Europe]; and paying tribute to WSC's role in this respect.

Dates: 08 May 1945
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open.
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(Untitled), 23 Jun 1945

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 20/221/98
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Telegram from WSC to Peter Fraser, Prime Minister of New Zealand, marked "Personal and Top Secret" stating that his objections to socialism in the United Kingdom do not reflect upon the New Zealand system.

Dates: 23 Jun 1945
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), 08 May 1945

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 20/230/70
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Draft telegram from WSC (10 Downing Street) to Acting Prime Minister of New Zealand [Walter Nash] thanking him for his tribute and agreeing with his arrangements for conveying the news [of VE-Day] in New Zealand. [initialled and annotated by WSC].

Dates: 08 May 1945
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), 07 May 1945 - 08 May 1945

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 20/230/71
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Telegram from New Zealand Government to Dominions Office passing on a "Top Secret" message from Acting Prime Minister of New Zealand [Walter Nash] to WSC congratulating him on victory in Europe and WSC's part in it; and suggesting arrangements for the announcement in New Zealand. [despatched on 8 May (New Zealand time), received 7 May (British time)].

Dates: 07 May 1945 - 08 May 1945
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), 17 May 1945

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 20/230/74-77
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Letter from Sir Harry Batterbee, UK High Commissioner [in New Zealand] to Lord Cranborne [earlier Robert Gascoyne Cecil, later 5th Lord Salisbury], Secretary of State for the Dominions [and Leader of the House of Lords], reporting on VE-Day celebrations in Wellington: national, civic, and religious ceremonies, a tram dispute, the postponement until 9 May New Zealand time, and his thoughts on the reasons for Wellington's "comparatively reserved reaction". [Carbon copy].

Dates: 17 May 1945
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), 13 May 1945

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 20/219/11-14
Scope and Contents Telegram from WSC to Prime Minister of New Zealand [Peter Fraser] (San Francisco [United States]) marked "Top Secret and Personal. Winch No. 2" stating that as the New Zealand Division is in Trieste [Italy], he is repeating President Harry Truman's telegram to WSC on taking a firm line with Yugoslavia [later Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia, Kosovo, Montenegro, North Macedonia, Serbia, and Slovenia] over disputed territories in north-east Italy and southern Austria and his reply; and...
Dates: 13 May 1945
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open.
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[Vegetation], 1870 - 1929

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3011III/30
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190 x 140 mm. Possibly New Zealand.

Dates: 1870 - 1929
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).