Documents Relating to New Zealand's Participation in the Second World War 1939–45: Volume II
385 — The acting Prime Minister to General Freyberg
The acting Prime Minister to General Freyberg
Your telegram of 28 June.
Two thousand men will be despatched to relieve the 4th Reinforcements. As soon as the preliminaries are completed the United Kingdom authorities will be asked to provide the necessary shipping on the dates required.
We are glad to know that the Division has been able to secure a rest and that the troops are enjoying themselves.2