Bacon, Kenneth Charles

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Oral history. Ken Bacon talks about farm life, community organisations and briefly about being a pilot in the R N Z A F.
Interviewer: Joy Peckham. 1993

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Born 1918, New Plymouth. Talks briefly of childhood. Joined the Air Force 1940. Talks briefly of service. On coming home he took up a rehab farm in Te Kuiti 1945 - 53. Had married an English wife who was homesick so went back to UK. Later came back and was share milking Bell Block. Talks of dairy farming.

Tape 2 Side 2:

Continues talking of dairy farming, genealogical information on parents, grandparents etc.

Interviewer: Joy Peckham

Abstraction: Joy Peckham

  Part 2


  Part 3

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