W3 Company - Welfare and Research Links  Hononga oranga

reviewed and links updated - 29 December 2020

welfare issues you need help with..?  use these links        End of Tour Checklist

Veterans Affairs New Zealand      information sheets

NZ Vietnam Veterans Association [formerly EVSA]

getting a veterans support pension [VANZ]  read this first
getting a veterans pension [WINZ] 

NZVVA (Neville Wallace Memorial) Children's and
Grandchildren's Trust

Royal New Zealand Returned and Services Association [RSA]

Vietnam Veterans and Families Trust application

REGISTER AS A VETERAN or Veteran's Family
there are different forms for veterans [even if deceased], spouses, children and grand-children

must read - End of Tour Checklist
Nelson RSA have compiled a checklist of actions and options for spouse or family when a veteran passes

information about veterans support pensions and disabilities presumed to be attributable to service
also treatments for different conditions, and veterans willing to assist with questions or to offer support

our mates...

Victor1 website Whisky1 website
Victor4 website       161 Bty website [missing]
Victor 5 website [missing] NoDuff first response veterans assistance
New Zealand Government Vietnam war website             all Australian and New Zealand combat actions in Vietnam
New Zealand Vietnam veterans official nominal roll           Australian Vietnam veterans official nominal roll
6 RAR Association 2 RAR Association [missing]
1st Australian Field Hospital US Army 45th Medical Coy [Air Ambulance] [missing]
161 Independent Recce Flight
9 Sqn RAAF [missing] Australian RAR Association main website

veterans and government websites

New Zealanders at War - Vietnam Vietnam veterans medals entitlement explained
Australians at War Australian Dept of Veterans Affairs
Australian Roll of Honour Cenotaph veterans database Auckland Museum
Vietnam Veterans Federation of Australia The Wall in Washington (1)
Australian history pages (click on folders) The Wall in Washington (2) 
US vet site [KillroyWasHere] with extensive links Vietnam Veterans Association of Australia [VVAA]
Australian website with lots of Kiwi detail Malaya Veterans
New Zealand ANZAC Memorial Canberra Australian Vietnam Forces National Memorial
Australian 'imposter' ID site [with NZ content]  New Zealand Malayan Vets Assoc website

medical and mental health links suggested by US researcher Michelle Peng & others

Guide to PTSD and Addiction

PTSD & sleep issues

Veterans and Military Health

Mental Health Services | VA.gov

books of relevance to SVN and W3 Coy

books of relevance to SVN and W3 Coy are reviewed here and here

memorabilia and controversy

Vietnam maps Agent Orange "Op Ranch Hand" website
NZ Govt sponsored Vietnam Memories site NZ Health Select Committee Agent Orange Enquiry
extensive and varied Vietnam reference library report on NZ Government Agent Orange apology
VVAA collection of Vietnam-related books  

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