New Zealanders removing a mine from the main street in Esnes, France, World War I, 12 Oct 1918
Reference Number: 1/2-013662-G
New Zealand soldiers probably shown after the removal of a German mine in the main street of recaptured Esnes in France during World War I. (They are watching something along the street) One soldier is standing in a hole from which the mine was removed. A message 'Mine Removal' is written on the building opposite. Photograph taken 12 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
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. Esnes. 1918(PFP-032822)
Inscriptions: Inscribed - Photographer's title on negative - bottom left: H1104
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