Documents Relating to New Zealand's Participation in the Second World War 1939–45: Volume II
460 — The Secretary of State for Dominion Affairs to the Prime Minister of New Zealand
The Secretary of State for Dominion Affairs to the Prime Minister of New Zealand
Your telegram of 18 July (No. 458) regarding the withdrawal of the 2nd New Zealand Division from operations in Italy. The Division commenced to hand over its present role in Trieste on 22 July and is moving down to the Spoleto area.
No specific date has been given for the completion of the move but the assumption is that it will be in the very near future.