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Army sock washing in Bus-les-Artois, France, World War I, 7 May 1918

Reference Number: 1/2-013180-G

A general view of soldiers washing socks in wooden tubs during World War I. Soldiers sit on sacks of dirty socks and hang the laundered ones on long washing lines. Photograph taken in Bus-les-Artois, 7 May 1918, by Henry Armytage Sanders.

Key terms:
1 image, related to Bus-les-artois, New Zealand. Army - Military life, Socks, World War, 1914-1918 - Military life and Laundry.

Part of:
Royal New Zealand Returned and Services' Association :New Zealand official negatives, World War 1914-1918, Reference Number PA-Group-00051 (1455 digitised items)

Extent: 1 b&w original negative(s)Dry plate glass negative 4.75 x 6.5 inches. Horizontal imageSingle negative

Conditions governing access to original: Partial restriction - Negatives are not available for viewing. Surrogate copies will be provided.

Citation: Any publication or exhibition must be accompanied by the credit "Royal New Zealnd Returned and Services' Association Collection, Alexander Turnbull Librar, Wellington, New Zealand"

Other copies available: File print available in Turnbull Library Pictures 350. World War I. Army Life. 1918(PFP-032687)

Inscriptions: Inscribed - Photographer's title on negative - bottom right: H565

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