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The Polish Army League was founded in Palmerston North in 1941 at the instigation of Mrs Ann Jacques. She had heard about the loneliness of Polish soldiers serving alongside NZ troops during WWII and thought to start an organisation to write to, and send gifts to, the soldiers. The League spread to many parts of New Zealand, with individuals, organisations and groups all contributing to the cause. This minute book includes minutes of meetings, news clippings, photographs, correspondence and more, following the work of the League from 1941 - 1947, including information of their connection with the Polish Children's Camp in Pahiatua.

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2018Pa_POLISHARMYLEAGUE-S1-V1_024598
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Polish Army League minute book
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Community Archives
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CA: Polish Army League
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Polish Army League
Date
1941

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Polish Army League correspondence
Correspondence related to the Polish Army League and  Polish Children's camp
Polish Army League correspondence
Polish Army League correspondence
Polish Army League correspondence
Polish Army League correspondence
Polish Army League correspondence
Governor General, Lieutenant-General Sir Bernard Cyril Freyberg,  with Mr A E Mansford, Mayor of Palmerston North
Image of Polish soldier in Italy, sent to the Polish Army League
Polish Army League correspondence
Image of Polish soldier's grave in Italy, sent to the Polish Army League
Account of Polish Forces relationship with, and the donation of gifts to, the Polish Army League

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Palmerston North

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poland,
polish army league,
polish children's camp,
soldier,
world war two,
wwii,
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Ngā rauemi e whai pānga ana

Polish Army League correspondence
Correspondence related to the Polish Army League and  Polish Children's camp
Polish Army League correspondence
Polish Army League correspondence
Polish Army League correspondence
Polish Army League correspondence
Polish Army League correspondence
Governor General, Lieutenant-General Sir Bernard Cyril Freyberg,  with Mr A E Mansford, Mayor of Palmerston North
Image of Polish soldier in Italy, sent to the Polish Army League
Polish Army League correspondence
Image of Polish soldier's grave in Italy, sent to the Polish Army League
Account of Polish Forces relationship with, and the donation of gifts to, the Polish Army League