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Journalist Tina White's weekly "Memory Lane" article in the Manawatū Standard. The story of the 2nd New Zealand Expeditionary Force Entertainment Unit, also known as the Kiwi Concert Party, in World War 2. It entertained the troops overseas and put on a show at the Opera House in 1943.

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Object type
Image
Digitisation ID
2020Pa_IMCA-DigitalArchive_030241
Title
Memory Lane - "Sunshine cake in wartime"
Format
Born Digital
Original held in
Manawatū Standard
Date
2020-02-22

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Palmerston North

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augustus mansford,
bands,
entertainment,
manawatu standard,
memory lane,
new zealand defence force,
opera house,
world war 2,
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