Story: Luxford, Nola

Nola Luxford with New Zealand and Australian servicemen in a New York radio studio

Nola Luxford with New Zealand and Australian servicemen in a New York radio studio

Actress and broadcaster Nola Luxford founded the Anzac Club in New York in 1940 to provide a home away from home for New Zealand and Australian service personnel on leave there.

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Carole van Grondelle. 'Luxford, Nola', Dictionary of New Zealand Biography, first published in 2010. Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, https://teara.govt.nz/en/biographies/4l20/luxford-nola (accessed 30 September 2020)