Well, I know the location quite well, but the 'white pages' directory says that there is no Gelleshin in New Zealand at all. Could you send me some alternative versions of the spelling? Or could you scan the photograph and attach it to an email to me?
Marines got around all over the country while on leave – after Guadalcanal some serious R & R was called for, and organisations were set up to link them up with families willing to offer hospitality and holidays.
I live in the lower North Island, where three big camps were located, but Dunedin is in the far south of South Island, where I grew up in a small town. My father, though, was a child in that area of Dunedin city.
Mr. Dreaver, My father in law was in the same unit as John Armstrong. I have a picture and an address of a person from the area that I cannot come up with a location.It has a signature of a Philip... more
New zealand camps Anthony Dreaver,Mon Jun 25 20:43