New Zealand and the Spanish Civil War


Poster advertising a memorial meeting to the five? New Zealanders who died fighting for the Republic in Spanish Civil War. Held in Auckland on 14 May 1939. The NZ Herald reported that 900 people attended this meeting. More here from this excellent site on NZ and the Spanish Civil War.

AUDIO See NZ radio on Nurse Isabel Maguire remembering her time in Spain and memories of NZ brigader Tom Spiller.


Petals and Bullets (2015) by Mark Derby, Story of New Zealand nurse Dorothy Morris in Spain and elsewhere.

Kiwi Compañeros by Mark  Derby A thorough account of New Zealanders in the Spanish civil war