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New Zealanders preparing a gun for action in France during World War I, 8 Aug 1918

Reference Number: 1/2-013582-G

New Zealand artillery soldiers, in their shirtsleeves, prepare a field gun for action in the French countryside (specific place unidentified) during World War I. Shows the gun being secured into place. Note the piles of shells around it. Other guns are visible in the background. Photograph taken 8 August 1918 by Henry Armytage Sanders.

Key terms:
1 image, related to France, Ordnance, Projectiles, World War, 1914-1918 - Artillery operations 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.

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

Inscriptions: Inscribed - Photographer's title on negative - bottom left: H1016

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