Newton, Harold Brassey

Production date
1996
Description
Oral history. Harold Brassey Newton was born in Waitara in 1916. Newton recounts his early years and schooling. In 1934, Harold joined the Mounted Rifles and was accepted for the Air Force, Levin in 1940. Newton was posted in Canada and he gives details of his training, work and social life there. Newton also reflects on his experiences flying aircraft in Europe during World War II. He also gives details of farm life during the 'slump' period before World War II.
Recorded: 3 December 1996
Interviewer: Jim Hall
Abstraction: Floss Lambert
Restrictions: Limited access. Family access until 2017

Object detail

Production date
1996
Subject person
Item list

  Part 1

Research tapes. 3 C60 audio tapes.

  Part 2

Abstract

  Part 3

Master tapes. 3 C60 audio tapes.

  Digital file

WAV.

Accession number
ARC2005-302
Collection type

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