Story: Ashwin, Bernard Carl

At a Canadian airport

At a Canadian airport

This photograph of Bernard Ashwin (centre) was taken at an airport in Canada during the Second World War. During the war Ashwin became increasingly powerful, controlling national finances and working closely with Prime Minister Peter Fraser.

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Brian Easton. 'Ashwin, Bernard Carl', Dictionary of New Zealand Biography, first published in 1998. Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 17 April 2024)