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N Force was a small New Zealand Army unit of infantry and artillery which garrisoned the Australian territory of Norfolk Island between October 1942 and February 1944, during the Second World War. [1]

10 relations: Infantry, New Caledonia, New Zealand Army, Norfolk Island, Ordnance QF 25-pounder, Royal New Zealand Air Force, Wellington West Coast and Taranaki Regiment, World War II, 36th Battalion (New Zealand), 3rd Division (New Zealand).

The infantry is the branch of a military force that fights on foot.

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New Caledonia (Nouvelle-Calédonie)Previously known officially as the "Territory of New Caledonia and Dependencies" (Territoire de la Nouvelle-Calédonie et dépendances), then simply as the "Territory of New Caledonia" (French: Territoire de la Nouvelle-Calédonie), the official French name is now only Nouvelle-Calédonie (Organic Law of 19 March 1999, article 222 IV — see). The French courts often continue to use the appellation Territoire de la Nouvelle-Calédonie.

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The New Zealand Army (Ngāti Tūmatauenga, "Tribe of the God of war"), is the land component of the New Zealand Defence Force and comprises around 4,500 Regular Force personnel, 2,000 Territorial Force personnel and 500 civilians.

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Norfolk Island (Norfuk: Norf'k Ailen) is a small island in the Pacific Ocean located between Australia, New Zealand and New Caledonia, directly east of mainland Australia's Evans Head, and about from Lord Howe Island.

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The Ordnance QF 25-pounder, or more simply 25-pounder or 25-pdr, was the major British field gun and howitzer during World War II.

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The Royal New Zealand Air Force (RNZAF) (Maori: Te Tauaarangi o Aotearoa, previously Te Hokowhitu o Kahurangi) is the air force component of the New Zealand Defence Force.

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The Wellington West Coast and Taranaki Regiment is a Territorial Force unit of the New Zealand Army.

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World War II (WWII or WW2), also known as the Second World War, was a global war that lasted from 1939 to 1945, though related conflicts began earlier.

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The 36th Battalion was an infantry battalion of the New Zealand Military Forces, which served during the Second World War.

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The 3rd New Zealand Division was a division of the New Zealand Military Forces.

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[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/N_Force

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