Desk from the Captain’s Cabin in HMS Philomel. Was held at HMNZS Philomel Wardroom before being moved to Maritime Commanders Office c1997.
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Looking back on coronation of Queen Elizabeth II.
Short video of the scuttling of the Battleship the Admiral Graf Spee.
Celebrating the 80th Anniversary of the Women’s Royal New Zealand Naval Service.
Japanese Instrument of Surrender was signed on the 2 September 1945.
Midget submarine XE3 carried out a successful attack on a Japanese cruiser.
Brief history of women’s war service in New Zealand Navy.
Decorated and embossed oval ship badge from HMS New Zealand.
Ceramic vases with painted scene of HMS New Zealand.
Cup and saucer from ‘Paragon Patriotic’ series World War Two.
A pair of candlesticks from HMS Europa World War One.