WW100 Projects Directory


 PROJECT  LOCATION  ACTIVITY INFORMATION RESPONSIBILITY CONTACT REPOSITORY
WWI Nurses Nelson Research and provide biographical details of nurses associated with Nelson Name Index; Individual Biographies; 
NZSG Nelson

Cheryl Carnahan

carnahan@kinect.co.nz

 

Nelson Provincial Museum

NZSG Nelson Branch 
WWI participants from Nelson/Tasman District Nelson Recruitments; Casualties; Nelson/Tasman District extracted from various publications Database NZSG Nelson 

Cheryl Carnahan

carnahan@kinect.co.nz

 

Nelson Provincial Museum

NZSG Nelson Branch – “Ancestors Attic” 
Christchurch War Memorials; Boards of Honour Christchurch 
Locate and record any War Memorial incl. Plaques 
Photographs; Index; full transcriptions

NZSG Christchurch  

NZSG Christchurch

Evelyn Robertson

robertsonA@xtra.co.nz

NZSG Christchurch Branch 

New Zealanders employed in the Mercantile Marine

1914-1919
Auckland
  Researching and producing a book of New Zealanders employed in the Mercantile Marine during WWI  

Book for release

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  Phil Lascelles

Phil Lascelles

P.O. Box 90145

Victoria Street West,

Auckland 1142

phil@ihug.co.nz 
N.A.
War Memorials Index 1899-1954 Te Puke
An index compiled from soldiers named on War Memorials and Plaques throughout New Zealand from the Boer War up to the Korean War.  Kiwi Index
Christine Clements

Christine Clement

Te Puke

New Zealand

cmclement@clear.net.nz

 
Kiwi Index
 

Why you are You -

Kapiti Coast

 

“Soldiers Tales from the Trenches”
Kapiti Coast 

Research and provide biographical details of local soldiers;

 

Put on an Expo – Military Family History during 16th and 17th August, 2014

Biographies of 10 local soldiers;

 

Military Family History

Clive Palmer

(Yuru Co-ordinator) 
c.palmer@xtra.co.nz 

http://KapitiGen.org

Paraparaumu Public Library

 
 

New Zealand Post & Telegraph Corps,

Royal New Zealand Engineers

Wellington

 

Collation of information from across N.Z. on personnel who contributed to the postal and telegraph services abroad (Europe/ Middle East/N.Z.)

 

They are particularly searching for the physical Roll of Honour Boards for the NZP & TC
 

The story of the NZP & TC  personnel who served during the years 1911- 1919

 

How they did it, and what challenges they faced
  Charles Ropitini

Community Investment,

Private Bag 39990,

Wellington  Mail Centre,

Lower Hutt 5045

 

charles.ropitini@nzpost.co.nz 

www.nzpost.co.nz

www.NZHistory.net.nz

www.firstworldwar.govt.nz

www.ww100.govt.nz

 
Nurses on board the Troopship Marquette sunk on 23 October 1915 Christchurch
Collation of information about the nursing personnel aboard the vessel, including some genealogical information

On line catalogue of photographs, awards/war medals and memorabilia. 

 

Christchurch Hospital Staff who died in 1918 influenza epidemic
Friends of the Nurses Memorial Chapel, Christchurch  

Nanette Ainge

2/175 Wairakei Road,

Christchurch

Nurses Memorial Chapel

http://www.cnmc.org.nz
WWI Memorials on the Hibiscus Coast Hibscus Coast
Auckland
Researching the lives of soldiers on WWI Memorials located on the Hibiscus Coast Biographies of each soldier
Research resources for local schools
NZSG Hibiscus Coast 

Roger Shearer

shearers.nz@gmail.com
Possible website inclusion
CD \ Book options
 
Methodist Rolls of Honour and Memorial Plaques
New Zealand Nationwide Identifying and photographing  Rolls of Honour and Memorials located in Methodist Churches throughout New Zealand. A location listing c/w photograph
Methodist Church Archives

Jo Smith, Archivist,

Methodist Church of New Zealand Archives,

Administration Division,

P.O. Box 931,

Christchurch
http://www.methodist.org.nz/arvhies/rolls of honour 
Waimakariri District men who lost their lives in WWI Waimakariri 
Researching and writing biographies for each soldier killed and their families.

An index and biography of each man and his family including photographs;

 

Various displays throughout 1914 – 1919.
NZSG Waimakariri Branch 

Donald Jeffrey,

14 Golding Avenue,

Rangiora, 7400

 

rangiormuseum@xtra.co.nz
 

Rangiora Museum,

29 Good Street,

Rangiora.
Feilding District High School  WWI Memorial Board Feilding Identifying, researching and writing biographies of Feilding District High School pupils named on the WWI Memorial Board A Booklet NZSG Feilding Branch 

Trish White, Branch Secretary,

21 Arnott Street,

Feilding 4702. 

NZSG Feilding Branch

And

Feilding & District Community Archive, (the Coach House Museum)

Wellington War Memorials

Wellington

Researching the lives of 100 men listed as killed during WWI that are found on five Wellington Memorials (Newlands; Aro Valley, Roseneath; Brooklyn and Makara.

 

Adding more names and Memorials Memorials as project progresses

Hosting a website that shows the Memorials and biographies of each soldier. NZSG Wellington

Barbara Mulligan

wgtnwarmemorials@gmail.com

 

or

 

Ph:  04 475 3295/021673 640

www.warmemorialswgtn.weebly.com

WWI at Home- 

West Auckland Families

West Auckland Identifying and researching individual soldiers from West Auckland who participated in WWI – their lives, families and community. A series of invited guest speakers;  A road show; Library Display; Biographical details in a series of books NZSG Waitakere

Lani Rimington

NZSG Waitakere Branch

 

Email; Waitakere@genealogy.org.nz

NZSG Waitakere

And

West Auckland Reseach Centre,

Waitakere Central Library,

3 Ratanui Street,

Henderson

 

Contact: Raewynn Robertson

Library.WestHeritage@aucklandcouncil.govt.nz

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Timaru Researching the biographical details of WWI soldiers named on the Timaru Cenotaph. Launch of website on 16 October 2014 A biographical database NZSG South Canterbury 

Tony Rippon, South Canterbury Museum

Liz Shea

www.timaru.govt.nz

Access also at the  South Canterbury Museum Archives.