Russell, Andrew Hamilton (Major-General Sir), 1868-1960

Russell, Guy, 1868-1960

Sheep farmer, military leader. Farmed at Tunanui, near Hastings. Commander of the NZ Mounted Rifles Brigade. The plateau on which he established his HQ at Gallipoli became known as Russell's Top. In 1915 he was awarded the KCMG. Husband of Gertrude Mary Beetham (née Williams; 1873-1976). Father of Margaret (Margot) Gertrude Lowry (1906-1993). See DNZB (Vol 3, 1901-1920, p449-451, R34)

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Date: 1915 - 1916 From: Bell, William Frederick, 1896-1920 :[Caricatures and cartoons relating to the First World War. 1914-1916] By: Bell, William Frederick, 1895-1920 Ref: A-222-007 Description: A profile view of Sir Andrew Russell. He is wearing his Army uniform and is seated in a cane chair, on grass, reading a magazine or newspaper An original dr...
GOC with staff and senior officers New Zealand and Australian Division, Egypt
Date: 1915 Ref: 1/2-031569-F Description: Photographer unidentified. Group portrait of GOC Godley with officers of New Zealand and Australian Division. Personnel identified on photograph. Quantity: ...
The New Zealand Commander on a visit to troops in the line, Hooge Crater, World War I
Date: 12 Nov 1917 From: Royal New Zealand Returned and Services' Association :New Zealand official negatives, World War 1914-1918 Ref: 10x8-1789-G Description: The New Zealand Commander General Russell (wearing a helmet) shown on a visit of inspection to troops in the line at Hooge Crater, World War I. He is walking...
Major-General Russell inspects troops in France during World War I
Date: Sep 1917 From: Royal New Zealand Returned and Services' Association :New Zealand official negatives, World War 1914-1918 Ref: 1/4-009502-G Description: Major-General Russell, the Commander of the New Zealand Division, inspecting New Zealand troops on the occasion of a visit by Sir Thomas Mackenzie, New Zeala...
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Major-General Russell and Sir Thomas MacKenzie at a troop inspection in France during World War I
Date: Sep 1917 From: Royal New Zealand Returned and Services' Association :New Zealand official negatives, World War 1914-1918 Ref: 1/4-009503-G Description: A general view of the New Zealand Commander Major-General Russell (on horseback) and Sir Thomas Mackenzie (far right) the New Zealand High Commissioner in Lo...
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Major-General Russell and Sir Thomas MacKenzie at a troop inspection in France during World War I
Date: Sep 1917 From: Royal New Zealand Returned and Services' Association :New Zealand official negatives, World War 1914-1918 Ref: 1/4-009504-G Description: A general view of the New Zealand Commander Major-General Russell (on horseback) and Sir Thomas Mackenzie (second from right) the New Zealand High Commission...
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Sir Thomas MacKenzie with New Zealand officers in France during World War I
Date: Sep 1917 From: Royal New Zealand Returned and Services' Association :New Zealand official negatives, World War 1914-1918 Ref: 1/4-009498-G Description: Sir Thomas Mackenzie (back to camera), New Zealand High Commissioner in London, talking to New Zealand officers on his visit to troops in France during World...
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Sir Thomas MacKenzie addressing New Zealand troops in France, World War I
Date: Sep 1917 From: Royal New Zealand Returned and Services' Association :New Zealand official negatives, World War 1914-1918 Ref: 1/4-009508-G Description: Sir Thomas Mackenzie, New Zealand High Commissioner in London, addressing New Zealand troops during his visit to France during World War I. Major-General Rus...
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Officers in the ring at the New Zealand Divisional horse show, France
Date: 3 June 1918 From: Royal New Zealand Returned and Services' Association :New Zealand official negatives, World War 1914-1918 Ref: 1/2-013273-G Description: Two officers standing in the judging ring at the New Zealand Divisional horse show in Courcelles, France, during World War I. The officer on the right is Ma...
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A New Zealand Brigade church service in France, World War I
Date: 8 Sep 1918 From: Royal New Zealand Returned and Services' Association :New Zealand official negatives, World War 1914-1918 Ref: 1/2-013594-G Description: A distant view of officers and men at a New Zealand Brigade church service also attended by the Corps Commander and Divisional General(front right) Photograp...
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The Prince of Wales visits New Zealand troops in Beauvois, World War I
Date: 14 Oct 1918 From: Royal New Zealand Returned and Services' Association :New Zealand official negatives, World War 1914-1918 Ref: 1/2-013614-G Description: A general view of Edward, the Prince of Wales among officers while reviewing New Zealand troops during World War I at Beauvois, France. The Divisional Comman...
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New Zealand journalists visit Divisional headquarters, World War I, France
Date: 4 Sep 1918 From: Royal New Zealand Returned and Services' Association :New Zealand official negatives, World War 1914-1918 Ref: 1/2-013570-G Description: A party of New Zealand journalists visits New Zealand Divisional headquarters at Grevillers in France during World War I. They are talking with the General C...
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New Zealand officers at a military funeral, Bailleul, World War I
Date: 12 August 1917 From: Royal New Zealand Returned and Services' Association :New Zealand official negatives, World War 1914-1918 Ref: 1/2-013403-G Description: The New Zealand officers attending the funeral of Brigadier-General Francis Earl Johnston during World War I. Standing at the graveside, they include from fr...
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The New Zealand Commander at field operations in Belgium, World War I
Date: 2 Mar 1918 From: Royal New Zealand Returned and Services' Association :New Zealand official negatives, World War 1914-1918 Ref: 1/2-013060-G Description: The General Officer Commanding (General Russell) observing field operations of New Zealand troops in Belgium during World War I. He is standing with soldier...
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The salute after a New Zealand Brigade church service in France, World War I
Date: 8 Sep 1918 From: Royal New Zealand Returned and Services' Association :New Zealand official negatives, World War 1914-1918 Ref: 1/2-013598-G Description: The Corps Commander taking the salute after a New Zealand Brigade church service in Sapignies, France, during World War I. The Divisional Commander, General ...
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The New Zealand Commander with officers at field operations in Belgium, World War I
Date: 2 Mar 1918 From: Royal New Zealand Returned and Services' Association :New Zealand official negatives, World War 1914-1918 Ref: 1/2-013059-G Description: The General Officer Commanding, General Russell (middle) stands with a brigadier and another officer while observing field operations of New Zealand troops i...
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Generals Godley and Russell at Divisional Headquarters in France, World War I
Date: 2 Jun 1918 From: Royal New Zealand Returned and Services' Association :New Zealand official negatives, World War 1914-1918 Ref: 1/2-013254-G Description: The GOC of the New Zealand Division, General Russell, and the GOC of the NZ Expeditionary Force, General Godley confer in the grounds of the Divisional Headq...
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The Corps Commander takes the salute after a New Zealand Brigade church service in World War I
Date: 8 Sep 1918 From: Royal New Zealand Returned and Services' Association :New Zealand official negatives, World War 1914-1918 Ref: 1/2-013590-G Description: The Corps Commander taking the salute after a New Zealand Brigade church service in France during World War I. The Divisional Commander, Major General Russel...
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New Zealand journalists visit the Divisional headquarters, France
Date: 4 Sep 1918 From: Royal New Zealand Returned and Services' Association :New Zealand official negatives, World War 1914-1918 Ref: 1/2-013572-G Description: A party of New Zealand journalists visiting the Divisional headquarters at Grevillers, France in World War I. They are talking with General Russell and anoth...
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The Prince of Wales at a review of New Zealand troops in Beauvois, World War I
Date: 14 Oct 1918 From: Royal New Zealand Returned and Services' Association :New Zealand official negatives, World War 1914-1918 Ref: 1/2-013627-G Description: A rear view of the Prince of Wales at a review of New Zealand troops during his visit to the New Zealand Division at Beauvois, France in World War I. The Pri...
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