Soldier, author, editor, and journalist.
Works by this Author in Our Collection
- The Gunners: an intimate record of units of the 3rd New Zealand Divisional Artillery in the Pacific from 1940 until 1945
- Pacific Service: the story of the new Zealand Army Service Corps Units with the Third Division in the Pacific
- The Tanks: An Unofficial History of the Activities of the Third New Zealand Division Tank Squadron in the Pacific
- The 35th Battalion
- The 36th Battalion: a record of service of the 36th Battalion with the Third Division in the Pacific
- Headquarters: a brief outline of the activities of headquarters of the third division and the 8th and 14th Brigades during their service in the Pacific
- Pacific Kiwis: being the story of the service in the Pacific of the 30th Battalion, Third Division, Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force
- Pacific Pioneers: the story of the engineers of the New Zealand Expeditionary Force in the Pacific
- Pacific Saga: the personal chronicle of the 37th Battalion and its part in the Third Division's Campaign
- Shovel Sword and Scalpel: A record of service of medical units of the second New Zealand expeditionary force in the Pacific
- Stepping Stones to the Solomons: the unofficial history of the 29th Battalion with the Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force in the Pacific.
- Story of the 34th
For several reasons, including lack of resource and inherent ambiguity, not all names in the NZETC are marked-up. This means that finding all references to a topic often involves searching. Search for Lieutenant Colonel Oliver Arthur Gillespie as: "Lieutenant Colonel Oliver Arthur Gillespie". Additional references are often found by searching for just the main name of the topic (the surname in the case of people).
The following collections may have holdings relevant to "Lieutenant Colonel Oliver Arthur Gillespie":
- Dictionary of New Zealand Biography, which has entries for many prominent New Zealanders.
- Archives New Zealand, which has collections of maps, plans and posters; immigration passenger lists; and probate records.
- National Library of New Zealand, which has extensive collections of published material.
- Auckland War Memorial Museum, which has extensive holdings on the Auckland region and New Zealand military history.
- Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa, which has strong holdings in Tāonga Māori, biological holotypes and New Zealand art.
- nzhistory.net.nz, from the History Group of the Ministry for Culture and Heritage.