Story: Anglican Church

Peace Squadron, Auckland Harbour (2nd of 2)

Peace Squadron, Auckland Harbour

These ghoulish sailors are part of the Peace Squadron, a waterborne protest group aiming to prevent US nuclear warships from entering Auckland Harbour in the 1980s. Prominent Anglican clergy such as George Armstrong were active Peace Squadron members.

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Auckland War Memorial Museum Tamaki Paenga Hira
Reference: 620-17A
Photograph by Gil Hanly

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How to cite this page:

Allan K. Davidson, 'Anglican Church - Church debate and dissent', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/photograph/27680/peace-squadron-auckland-harbour (accessed 21 July 2017)

Story by Allan K. Davidson, published 5 May 2011, reviewed & revised 16 Jan 2017