Army News is a monthly publication for our Regular Force, Reservists and civilian staff, and provides regular updates and information on personnel, capabilities, operations and exercises.
May 2021, Issue 522
Read about Sue Gingles and her long wait for her Red Diamond, how we train our young soldiers, the New Zealand Army Band's visit to Stewart Island, and much more.
April 2021, Issue 521
Read about our 175th commemorations, the soldiers honoured for what they did following the Iraq shell attack, our recent training, and much more.
March 2021, Issue 520
Read about our 20 year commitment to Afghanistan finishing, how our troops are doing in Operation Protect, Maori Battalion families finally get their loved ones’ medals and more.
February 2021, Issue 519
Read about Te Ruapekapeka and its significance to our Army, what it’s like to be an Information Systems Operator, our newest officers graduate, and more.
November/December 2020, Issue 518
Meet our Person of the Year, reflect on our White Island effort one year on, see what’s in store for our Army in the future, and much more.
October 2020, Issue 517
Read about how the NZ Army has helped train more than 5000 Afghan officers, our latest amphibious warfare capability is tested, and the exercises that are keeping our troops at the top of their game.
September 2020, Issue 516
August 2020, Issue 515
Get the latest updates on our ARMY25 strategy, meet our new Deputy Chief of Army, Join our soldiers assisting in the Pacific and learn what it takes to become a Commando.
July 2020, Issue 514
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Go behind the scenes of Exercise Steel Talon, learn about our new Bushmaster NZ5.5 vehicles, and remember the Korean war with our veterans.
June 2020, Issue 513
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Follow our newest soldiers journeys to the Red Diamond, read the Chief of Army's message on future force generation, and look behind the scenes of Exercise Steel Talon.
May 2020, Issue 512
Issue 512 [PDF, 5.80MB]
We welcome Warrant Officer Class One Wiremu Moffitt as Sergeant Major of the Army, review the revised Training Year in response to Covid-19 conditions, and Private Kyla Smith shares her combat driving experiences.
April 2020, Issue 511
Issue 511 [PDF, 4.12MB]
We look at responding to COVID-19 through community care packages, our personnel returning home from Iraq, testing our new zodiac vessels, and building resilience during a pandemic.
March 2020, Issue 510
Issue 510 [PDF, 6.10MB]
We celebrate 175 years of Ngāti Tūmatauenga, dive into Exercise Venom Strike, and follow Logistics personnel as they aid our communities.
Issue 509 [PDF, 3.74MB]
We look at our involvement in the White Island response, Southland Flooding, Australian Bushfires, NZ Army Shooting Competition and more.
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