Personal papers for James Prestidge of Eltham. Includes a Post Office War Gratuity pass book, a certificate of enrolment for the General Reserve under National Service Emergency Regulations, 1940, a 1943 diary and notepad used as journals during active service in the Pacific.

Archive Contents

  Part 1

Certificate of Enrolment. National Reserve. 22 April 1941

Post Office War Gratuity Pass Book

Soldiers Paybook. 1941 - 1944

Booklet. Soldiering in the Tropics (S W Pacific Area). 1942

1943 diary used as a journal.

Note pad used as a journal.

Documentation re issuing of railway warrant, social security levy book. August 1944.

Second class free railway ticket. NZR. Issued to Pte. J E Prestidge. 16 June 1944

One black and white group photograph and negative. 14th Brigade Medium Machine Coy., 2nd NZEF

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