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Pacific Islands Regiment

Pacific Islands Regiment
In 1988 author James Sinclair was invited by Lt.Col. M.B Pears MC (Ret) to research and write a history of the Papua New Guinea Defence Force.

To Find a Path The Life and Times of the Royal Pacific Islands Regiment Volume 1 - YESTERDAY'S HEROES 1885 TO 1950 By James Sinclair 

The Fiftieth Anniverary Commemorative Edition 1990. compiled and edited for the Trustees RPIR by Lt Col. M.B. Pears MC (Ret) 

To Find a Path Volume I - Foreword Acknowledgements and Contents 

Part One Taim Bipoa (please note this is a large file and may take a moment to download 56MB) 

Part Two Bikpela Pait (please note this is a large file and may take a moment to download 79MB) 

Appendixes and Sponsors 

To Find a Path The Life and Times of the Royal Pacific Islands Regiment Volume II - KEEPING THE PEACE 1950 to 1975 

To Find a Path Volume II Parts One to Six (please note this is a large file and may take a moment to download 78MB) 

To Find a Path volume II Parts Seven to Fourteen (please note this is a large file and may take a moment to download 55MB) 

To Find a Path Volume II Index of Names

A Brief Analysis of the Contribution of the Australian Army to Nation Building in Pre-independence PNG by MAJ Michael Tyquin.

If you have any suitable photographs that could be used to support the article please ahu.enquiries [at] defence.gov.au (subject: Images%20Reference%20PIR%20Article%20from%20your%20website) (contact AAHU.)

Last updated
22 December 2016
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