Typescript, Memories From Days of World War II

Loye, Keith
Production date
16 Jul 2002

Object detail

Brief Description
A brief typescript memoir written by Keith Loye of his experiences as a schoolboy in Waipukurau during World War II. Written in 2002.

Loye discusses issues such as: food; rationing; home guards; the Americans and war planes visiting Waipukurau; farming; the images of soldiers missing or wounded in the weekly newspaper; and children's celebrations of Victory in Europe day and Victory over Japan day; the telephone system; etcetera. He also makes note, very briefly, of a couple of his experiences in the New Zealand Army in the early 1950s.

Original, signed edition.
Production date
16 Jul 2002
Production period
Production technique
Media/Materials description
Black ink on white paper.
Height x Width: 298 x 208mm
Keith Loye, Signature, Inscription
Subject person
Subject date
Credit line
gifted by Mr Keith Loye
Other number(s)
m2002/55, 65863


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