Story: Coates, Joseph Gordon

Joseph Gordon Coates with Stephen Shepherd Allen

Joseph Gordon Coates with Stephen Shepherd Allen

Military leader Sir Stephen Allen (left) and member of the War Cabinet Gordon Coates were photographed together in uniform early in the Second World War.

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Michael Bassett. 'Coates, Joseph Gordon', Dictionary of New Zealand Biography, first published in 1996. Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, https://teara.govt.nz/en/biographies/3c24/coates-joseph-gordon (accessed 19 October 2019)