Deakin University
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Stella Harika - Oral History interview recorded on 23 May 2014 at Kokoda Station, Northern Province, PNG

posted on 2023-03-21, 05:21 authored by Javith Lowland Abavu, Didymus Gerald
Mrs Stella Harika tells the story of her father Clement Harika who was too young to be recruited as a carrier. He helped distribute rations to the villages affected by the War. He also help with the clearing of ammunition after the War.

PNG Voices from the War is supported through the Papua New Guinea-Australia Decentralisation and Citizen Participation Partnership. The content is owned by the PNG National Museum and Art Gallery, and hosted by Deakin University.

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Deakin University

Place of publication

Geelong, Victoria

Open access

  • Yes

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1 x WAV (00:12:07:87 hours); 1 x MP3; 1 x PDF; 1 x JPG


Harika, Stella