National Army Museum, Waiouru, New Zealand : Military History & Army War Museum


The Kippenberger Military Archive holds material that relates to the military museum’s function as a national centre for military studies. The date range of the military museum material is from 1840 to the present day, and covers all theatres of war the New Zealand Army has been involved in, including peacekeeping missions.

Military Archive Collections

The archive is fortunate to hold an extensive collection of manuals and pamphlets, dating back to the 19th century and from countries including Britain, America, Australia, Germany, Russia, Japan, Italy and of course, New Zealand.

Archive Hours

Monday to Friday:
10am–12pm; 1pm–4pm
(by appointment only)

Dolores Ho – Archivist
Phone: 06 387 6911

Make an appointment or research enquiry.
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