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Volume 2 - No. 31 - April 5, 1940

New Zealand Welcomes 'Achilles' Home

Apr1940

New Zealand Welcomes 'Achilles' Home

New Zealand was intensely and justifiably proud of the great part played by the Dominion's cruiser, H.M.S. "Achilles", in the battle of the River Plate, and the ship's welcome home on February 23, 194

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Full index of this magazine

  • Jottings from My Wartime Diary
  • Ringing Dpwm the Curtain on the Finnish War
  • Death Taught the Red Army How to Win
  • On the Fringes of the War: Rumania
  • The War May Cost Ten Millions a Day
  • New Zealand Welcomes 'Achilles' Home
  • Words That History Will Remember
  • 'We Fight for a Durable & Moral Peace'
  • From Scapa to Sylt: The R.A.F. Hits Back
  • There's Always a Rush to Man the Lifeboat
  • I Was There! - We Got 100 per cent Success at Sylt
  • I Was There! - I Watched the R.A.F. 'Fireworks' at Sylt
  • Scapa and Sylt: The Bombers Get Through
  • The Magnetic Mine is Defeated
  • Our Diary of the War
  • The Things My Readers Tell Me