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Maritime Doctrine (first edition)
Defence Force Order 35 – New Zealand Defence Force Response to Civilian Harm
Defence 2020 Briefing to Incoming Minister
Veterans' Affairs 2020 Briefing to Incoming Minister
NZDF Annual Report 2020
Professional Journal of the Royal New Zealand Navy – Vol 1
RNZAF Journal Volume 6 – Number 1 – 2020
Documents concerning NZDF support to All-of-Govt COVID-19 response
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