The finish of the officers' race, England, [ca 1918]
Reference Number: 1/2-013859-G
The finish of an officers' running race at a New Zealand military camp in England during World War I. Shows runners sprinting for the tape. Spectators, mostly soldiers but some children, watch near the tape. One of the spectators is a lance corporal in the Rifle Brigade. A wooded valley appears in the background. Photograph taken circa 1918 by Thomas Frederick Scales.
1 image, related to England, Running races and World War, 1914-1918 - Military personnel, New Zealand - England.
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: UK60
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