Story: Duigan, John Evelyn

John Evelyn Duigan

John Evelyn Duigan

John Evelyn Duigan, who was responsible for the introduction of control of the New Zealand army by a board rather than a commanding officer, had a long and sometimes controversial military career.

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Alexander Turnbull Library, S. P. Andrew Collection (PAColl-3739)
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How to cite this page:

Ian McGibbon. 'Duigan, John Evelyn', Dictionary of New Zealand Biography, first published in 1998. Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 28 September 2021)