As Minister of Defence during the First World War, James Allen was responsible for the maintenance of New Zealand's war effort, a role that brought him public recognition and criticism.
Kōrero: Allen, James
Tāngia te kōrero katoa
Me pēnei te tohu i te whārangi:
Ian McGibbon. 'Allen, James', Dictionary of New Zealand Biography, first published in 1996, updated March, 2015. Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, https://teara.govt.nz/mi/biographies/3a12/allen-james (accessed 16 October 2019)