Salvation Army International Headquarters South Pacific and East Asia Zonal Department


IDENTITY STATEMENT
Reference code(s): GB 2133 PEZ
Held at: Salvation Army International Heritage Centre
Domain: archival
Title: Salvation Army International Headquarters South Pacific and East Asia Zonal Department
Date(s) of contents: 1941-2013
Level of description: Fonds
Extent and medium: 5 boxes & 1 file

CONTEXT

Name of creator(s): Salvation Army | South Pacific and East Asia Zonal Department | 1991-

Administrative/Biographical history: The Salvation Army South Pacific and East Asia Zonal Department was created in February 1991 as part of the reorganisation of the International Headquarters' administrative structure. Prior to 1991 the oversight and supervision of the Salvation Army's work in overseas territories and commands was carried out under the direction of International Secretaries and Under-Secretaries in the Overseas Department. An International Secretary for South Pacific and Far East had been established in 1979. In 1983 this was changed to International Secretary for South Pacific and East Asia.

Custodial history:

Immediate source of acquisition:

CONTENT AND STRUCTURE

Scope and content/abstract:

Papers of the South Pacific and East Asian Zonal Department, 1941-2013. This collection includes International Headquarters' papers relating to the South Pacific and East Asia that precede the formation of the zonal department.

The Salvation Army South Pacific and East Asia Zone includes the following Territories, Commands and Regions:

Australia Eastern Territory

Australia Southern Territory

Hong Kong and Macau Command

Indonesia Territory

Japan Territory

Korea Territory

New Zealand, Fiji and Tonga Territory

Papua New Guinea Territory

The Phillipines Territory

Singapore, Malaysia and Myanmar Territory

Taiwan Region

System of arrangement:

The records have been arranged as follows:

PEZ 1: Administrative papers and correspondence

PEZ 2: Vietnam papers

PEZ 3: Officer Records

PEZ 4: Personal Reports on Officers

PEZ 5: Photographs

ACCESS AND USE

Language: English

Conditions governing access: Some files are closed. See individual records for details.

Conditions governing reproduction:

Finding aids: Catalogue

ALLIED MATERIALS

DESCRIPTION NOTES

Date(s) of descriptions: January 2012


INDEX ENTRIES
Subjects
Educational missionary work
Evangelicals
Humanitarian assistance
Medical missionary work
Mission policy
Missionaries
Refugees
Religious charities
Social work
War

Personal names

Corporate names
Salvation Army
Salvation Army | South Pacific and East Asia Zonal Department | 1991-

Places
Asia
Australia
Fiji
Hong Kong
Indonesia
Japan
Korea
Malaysia
Myanmar
New Zealand
Papua New Guinea
Singapore
Taiwan
The Philippines
Tonga
Vietnam