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First World War – Te Ara Encyclopedia of New Zealand

First World War – Te Ara Encyclopedia of New Zealand | World War 1 - Year 11 resources | Scoop.it
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Te Ara is New Zealand's online encyclopedia. All aspects of your study on ANZACS and the World War campaigns can be found searching on this site.

Note - there is a short summary of each article and then a link to the full story at the side of each page.

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Passchendaele Casualty Forms - Archives New Zealand. Te Rua Mahara o te Kāwanatanga

Passchendaele Casualty Forms - Archives New Zealand. Te Rua Mahara o te Kāwanatanga | World War 1 - Year 11 resources | Scoop.it
From Archives New Zealand 
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Archives New Zealand holds digitised records of WW1 soldiers' service, such as these casualty forms . This incredible record of War documentation is available to view online. 
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Passchendaele Offensive | NZHistory, New Zealand history online

Passchendaele Offensive | NZHistory, New Zealand history online | World War 1 - Year 11 resources | Scoop.it
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World War 1 Centenary – New Zealanders remembered 100 years on - NZ Herald

World War 1 Centenary – New Zealanders remembered 100 years on - NZ Herald | World War 1 - Year 11 resources | Scoop.it
World War 1 – A hundred years after the start of WWI, we take a look at the stories of 100 New Zealanders who made the ultimate sacrifice - NZ Herald
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NZ Herald series: 100 Kiwi stories from The Great War. View all articles here. Personal Accounts & Primary Documents .

Some print copies available in Information Files - ask the Librarians.

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Gallipoli. A virtual exhibition by Auckland Libraries – Auckland

Gallipoli. A virtual exhibition by Auckland Libraries – Auckland | World War 1 - Year 11 resources | Scoop.it
Introduction to the exhibition: Gallipoli by Auckland Libraries, featuring images from contemporary newspapers, illustrating the harsh reality of the campaign.
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Images collection from Auckland Public Libraries

 

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The First World War | The National Archives

The First World War | The National Archives | World War 1 - Year 11 resources | Scoop.it
The National Archives is marking the centenary of the First World War with an extensive programme, spanning a five-year period from June 2014 - June 2019.
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First World War timeline | NZHistory, New Zealand history online

First World War timeline | NZHistory, New Zealand history online | World War 1 - Year 11 resources | Scoop.it
A list of key events marking New Zeland's experience of the First World War.
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A timeline of the First World War. You may need to scroll to the bottom of the page to see articles on this website.

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DigitalNZ

DigitalNZ | World War 1 - Year 11 resources | Scoop.it
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http://manyanswers.co.nz/topic-world-war-one-primary-sources-1077.aspx

Many Answers the online homework help website suggests this link for Primary Resources WW1.

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World War I: Where to source great information | Services to Schools

World War I: Where to source great information | Services to Schools | World War 1 - Year 11 resources | Scoop.it
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Research tips from the National Library of New Zealand

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Discover World War One - Archives New Zealand. Te Rua Mahara o te Kāwanatanga

Discover World War One - Archives New Zealand. Te Rua Mahara o te Kāwanatanga | World War 1 - Year 11 resources | Scoop.it
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Search this database of all known New Zealanders that served in WW1. Amazing records of letters, death notices, injury notices can be accessed here. Search is by full name. Ask the librarians for assistance if you need help.

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First World War diaries and letters

First World War diaries and letters | World War 1 - Year 11 resources | Scoop.it
In this gallery you will find a range of extracts from diaries kept by New Zealanders involved in the First World War.
 
 
 
 
 
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Bert Stokes remembers Passchendaele | NZHistory, New Zealand history online

Bert Stokes remembers Passchendaele | NZHistory, New Zealand history online | World War 1 - Year 11 resources | Scoop.it
Bert Stokes describes the awful, muddy conditions at Passchendaele and the fear he felt there.
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Passchendaele: fighting for Belgium - Passchendaele: fighting for Belgium | NZHistory, New Zealand history online

Passchendaele: fighting for Belgium - Passchendaele: fighting for Belgium | NZHistory, New Zealand history online | World War 1 - Year 11 resources | Scoop.it
Ever since 1917 Passchendaele has been a byword for the horror of the First World War. The assault on this tiny Belgian village cost the lives of thousands of New Zealand soldiers. But its impact reached far beyond the battlefield, leaving deep scars on many New Zealand communities and families.
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WWI: High spirits - then the reality - National - NZ Herald News

WWI: High spirits - then the reality - National - NZ Herald News | World War 1 - Year 11 resources | Scoop.it
On board the troop ship Aparima in 1915, Neville Hawkes was in high spirits as he penned a postcard to his little brother. - New Zealand Herald
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NZ Herald article tells one young soldier's story, through his letters home, from Messines & Passchendaele .

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Map of Gallipoli – First World War – Te Ara Encyclopedia of New Zealand

Map of Gallipoli – First World War – Te Ara Encyclopedia of New Zealand | World War 1 - Year 11 resources | Scoop.it
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Interactive map of Gallipolli.

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First World War resource guide for schools | Services to Schools

First World War resource guide for schools | Services to Schools | World War 1 - Year 11 resources | Scoop.it
The First World War resource guide for schools provides access to relevant online World War One and WW100 commemoration resources. This includes the experience and perspective of New Zealanders during the Great War, here and overseas.
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Diary | NZETC

Diary | NZETC | World War 1 - Year 11 resources | Scoop.it
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Diary. A digitised copy of the Gallipoli War diary of Capt. E.P. Cox, Wellington Inf. Regiment. NZ Exp. Force, HMNZT No.10Capt. E. P. CoxWellington Inf. Reg'tN.Z. Exp. ForceHMNZT no. 10
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Auckland War Memorial Museum - Cenotaph

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From the Auckland War Memorial Museum - Search the Centotaph Database. Awesome research resource.

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Papers Past — Auckland Star — 17 July 1923 — Page 5

Papers Past — Auckland Star — 17 July 1923 — Page 5 | World War 1 - Year 11 resources | Scoop.it
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From Papers Past - a newspaper article from 1923.

http://paperspast.natlib.govt.nz

Another great place to search for primary documents.

 

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INDEX

INDEX | World War 1 - Year 11 resources | Scoop.it
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The BBC have curated their best World War One material in this new website, narrated and presented by experts and BBC presenters like Dan Snow and Kate Adie.

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Welcome to Index New Zealand

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This is the link to 'Index New Zealand' a database of NZ newspaper and magazine articles. Many of the example

 Le Quesnoy articles in the blue folders come from this database,  managed through National Library. Articles must be ordered in. Try a search on this link and see what articles you can find. Ask a librarian to help you order your articles. They will arrive in 2 days.

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