Story: Auckland region

Dried cabbage

Dried cabbage

Women process cabbages in a Pukekohe dehydration plant during the Second World War. The dried vegetables were then packed and shipped to servicepeople in the Pacific and elsewhere.

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Margaret McClure, 'Auckland region - Expansion: 1941–1979', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 15 June 2024)

Story by Margaret McClure, updated 1 Aug 2016