Oral history. Marjory Dora Macartney (nee Riley) was born in England on 4 November 1920. She describes her experiences of overseas service during World War II. Macartney served as a WAAF in Ceylon, where she met and married her husband Robert (Bob), a New Zealander. After the war, they returned to New Zealand, arriving and living in Christchurch before moving to Wanganui. The Macartney's later retired to New Plymouth.
Recorded: 17 February 1998
Interviewer: Mary Donald
Abstraction: Floss Lambert
Restrictions: To be advised of any use (release date 2010)
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