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Nelson Mark - Oral History interview recorded on 06 April 2017 at KB Mission, Milne Bay Province
In this interview, Nelson Mark talks about his grandfather Mahuru Mark, who was a captain of a crash boat during the war, He talks about his grandfather's relations with the American servvicepeople with whom he worked.
Newman Mongagi - Oral History interview recorded on 11 June 2016 at Sanananda, Northern Province, PNG
Mr Newman Mongagi tells his father's story of the landing at Sanananda and the deaths of Sanananda people during the war at Veo Point.
Norah Bate - Oral History interview recorded on 06 April 2017 at KB Mission, Milne Bay Province
In this interview, Norah Bate talks about her mother who was a trained nurse during the war in Milne Bay, and her own early childhood memories.
Petilani Taulowani - Oral History interview recorded on 24 March 2017 at Gamadoudou, Milne Bay Province
Mr Petilani Segu tells a story of himself working as a carpenter at a place called Motumotu in Kerema when the war came to the Pacific and how he joined the army to fight in the war.
Philip Tuleya - Oral History interview recorded on 01 April 2017 at Sineyada, Milne Bay Province
Mr Philip Tuleya tells the story of his father Mr Tuleya Ilaitia who was recruited by the Papuan Infantry Battalion as a driver and afterwards joined the army during the war.
Robert Mamaga - Oral History interview recorded on 02 April 2017 at Alotau, Milne Bay Province
Mr Robert Mamaga tells the story of his father Mr Masewa Ubwaubwa who was recruited by the Papuan Infantry Battalion and his uncle Mr Ebenesi Nuwauya was recruited as a carrier for the Australians.
Salatiel Suap and Joseph Lamangau - Oral History interview recorded on 31 March 2017 at Lavabat, New Ireland Province
Mr Suap tells of his experience of being one of Aisoli Salin's student. He tells of how Aisoli Salin emphasised the importance of education.
Mr Lamangau tells of how he heard about Aisoli Salin when he was a student; he also found Aisoli's book…
Sinehile Doilegu and Tohoa Doilegu - Oral History interview recorded on 10 April 2017 at Divinai, Milne Bay Province
This is an interview with Mrs Tohoa Doilegu and her sister Mrs Sinehile Doilegu. They tell the story of their father, Mr Doilegu Peni, who was a PIB soldier during the war.
Tasman Orere - Oral History interview recorded on 22 May 2017 at Beama, Northern Province, PNG
Mr Tasman Orere tells his mother's story of working as a laundry girl at Dobuduru during the war.
Wilma Salin and others - Oral History interview recorded on 30 March 2017 at Rabe, Tatau, New Ireland Province, PNG
Mrs Wilma Salin talks about her memories of her late husband, Aisoli Salin, and she is joined and supported by her family members, Mr Alfred Lalu Salin, Mrs Rachael Salin and Mrs Rosie Salin.