Browse Interviews (4 total)

  • Tags: Finschhafen

http://pngvoices.deakin.edu.au/files/temp/nongori-photo-2014.jpg
Mr Dudley Banaga Nongori tells the story of his father-in-law Corporal Depona Doga who was a member of the Papuan Infantry Battalion during World War Two, serving in Bougainville.

http://pngvoices.deakin.edu.au/files/temp/itolo-photo-2014.jpg
Mr Max Itolo tells the story of his father Corporal Inta Derajinga who was a member of the Papuan Infantry Battalion during World War Two.

http://pngvoices.deakin.edu.au/files/temp/harika-photo-2014.jpg
Mrs Stella Harika tells the story of her father Clement Harika who was too young to be recruited as a carrier. He helped distribute rations to the villages affected by the War. He also help with the clearing of ammunition after the War.

http://pngvoices.deakin.edu.au/files/temp/banaga-photo-2014.jpg
Mr Robert Michael Banaga tells the story of his grandfather Augustine Angaro Simbiri who was a member of the Papuan Infantry Battalion (PIB) and was involved with the first PIB action of the War, at Awala on 23 July, 1942.