World War I New Zealand soldiers erecting a commemorative cross to those who died in the Somme Battle, 1916, 15 Oct 1918
Reference Number: 1/2-013632-G
New Zealand soldiers digging a hole in order to erect a large wooden cross to those who died in the First Somme Battle, 1916. The incription on the cross reads: "Erected in memory of New Zealand soldiers who fell during the Battle of the Somme 1916 Sept-Oct 1916." Photograph taken at Flers 15 October 1918 by Henry Armytage Sanders.
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"
Other copies available: File print available in Turnbull Library Pictures350. WWI. France. Flers. 1918.(PFP-032842)
Inscriptions: Inscribed - Photographer's title on negative - bottom left: H566
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