1866, Submarine telegraph line laid across Cook Strait
Images and media
Flags flying on Waitangi Day
Traditional hoisting of the New Zealand flag, Union Jack, United Tribes flag and White Ensign at Waitangi on Waitangi Day 2006.
Image from Wikimedia Commons
'Flags flying on Waitangi Day', URL: http://www.nzhistory.net.nz/media/photo/flags-flying-waitangi-day, (Ministry for Culture and Heritage), updated 10-Jun-2014
Turning point in Battle of the Atlantic
US Navy tragedy at Paekākāriki
Battle of the River Plate
Liner sunk by German raiders off East Cape
Troop ship Wahine wrecked en route to Korean War
Troopship Awatea goes down fighting
100,000 welcome home HMS Achilles crew
Finnish barque Pamir seized as war prize
US 'Great White Fleet' arrives in Auckland
NZ's first flag chosen
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