Trentham Camp and Upper Hutt's Untold Military History

Author(s): Howard Weddell

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This book covers the past 200 years of military conflict and activities in the Upper Hutt Valley.The book describes the impact that militarisation and war has had on the Upper Hutt Valley. From the attacks and destruction in the 1820's when the local Maori population was displaced; the raising of militia during the Land Wars; the massive expansion of the Valleys population during WWI-when in excess of 85,000 men were trained at Trentham Camp; the mobilisation and training troops for WWII; through to its essential role today, the Upper Hutt Valley has been vital to the New Zealand Army. This book is a valuable social and military history of the Upper Hutt Valley covering the past 200 years. The book consists of 248 pages and 204 images/maps.

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Product Information

General Fields

  • : 9780473435424
  • : Howard Weddell
  • : January 2018
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Howard Weddell
  • : Hardback
  • : 355.7099342
  • : 248