Story: Blake, Geoffrey

Geoffrey Blake

Geoffrey Blake

Though he spent only three years in New Zealand, from 1929, British naval officer and adviser Geoffrey Blake helped shape the country’s defence policy.

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Alexander Turnbull Library, William Hall Raine Collection (PAColl-3071)
Reference: PAColl-5933-06
Photograph by William Hall Raine

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How to cite this page:

P. Y. Dennerly. 'Blake, Geoffrey', Dictionary of New Zealand Biography, first published in 1998. Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 5 December 2023)