The following sections encourage you to browse records from the National Archives and Archives New Zealand, along with user-generated content.


Learn more about young men who served, how women contributed and what occupations these people had while serving.


Find out how to use the archival records to search broader World War I themes and find more about life in Australia and New Zealand during the war.


Find out where people who were involved in the war were born and where they enlisted. Discover who in your town signed up and read more about their profiles.


See significant events during times of war.

Group stories

Read stories or contribute your own, drawing from the National Archives or Archives New Zealand collections.


See the images uploaded to profiles by members of the public.

Recent contributions

View recently contributed stories, images and comments that have been added by members of the public.