A convoy leaving the New Zealand Stationary Hospital for the ambulance train, France, World War I, 16 Aug 1918
Reference Number: 1/2-013465-G
A convoy of six ambulances carrying World War I wounded soldiers readies to leave the New Zealand Stationary Hospital in Wisques, France, for the ambulance train to England. Shows medical officers overseeing the transport of the wounded. Soldiers, some bandaged, are standing near the vehicles. On the left can be seen a row of large huts and on the right a row of tents. Photograph taken 16 August 1918 by Henry Armytage Sanders.
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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
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Inscriptions: Inscribed - Photographer's title on negative - bottom left: H888
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