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Taking water to the front line in World War I, Rossignol Wood, France, 10 Aug 1918

Reference Number: 1/2-013462-G

A New Zealand soldier carrying a container of water to the front line through the newly captured Rossignol Wood. Most of the trees have been destroyed by artillery shelling. Photograph taken 10 August 1918 by Henry Armytage Sanders.

Key terms:
1 image, related to France, Military bases - Water-supply, World War, 1914-1918 - Destruction and pillage - France, World War, 1914-1918 - Battlefields - France and World War, 1914-1918 - Campaigns - France.

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 x 5 inches. Horizontal imageSingle negative

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

Other copies available: File print available in Turnbull Library Pictures350. WWI. Trenches. 1918(PFP-032686)

Inscriptions: Inscribed - Photographer's title on negative - bottom left: H885

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