7 World War II; 8 The Territory of Papua and New Guinea; 9 Independence ...
Australia administered it separately under the Papua Act until it was invaded by
Dec 5, 2011 ... Papua New Guinea has faced an insurgency movement in: Bougainville. Prior to
independence, New Guinea was administered by: Australia.
Prior to Federation, it was anticipated that British New Guinea would be
administered by the Government of the Commonwealth of Australia. Quick and
The nation of Papua New Guinea achieved its independence from Australia ...
Papua New Guinea was administered by Australia as a single territory from 1945.
In 1942 the Japanese army occupied parts of New Guinea and Papua; the
Australian military administered the rest. Under the Papua and New Guinea Act
Prior to independence in 1974, Papua New Guinea was administered as a single
unit by Australia, although legally divided into the colony of Papua in the south ...
U.S. Recognition of Papua New Guinea's Independence, 1975. ... of New Guinea
, Papua, which previously had been a Trust Territory administered by Australia, ...
Some Australian colonists were eager to see New Guinea become a British ... in
1947, it became the Trust Territory of New Guinea, still administered by Australia
but ... Papua New Guinea achieved complete independence on 16 September ...
Sep 15, 2015 ... Prior to achieving independence Papua New Guinea was administered by
Australia as a single territory from 1945 until it achieved nationhood ...
Section Reference: Melanesia 6) Which of the following administered New
Guinea prior to independence? a) Australia b) New Zealand c) Indonesia d)