Howitzers

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Scenes relating to the New Zealand Howitzer Battery; dressing station at Le Bizet, France
Date: 1917-1918 From: Royal New Zealand Returned and Services' Association :New Zealand official negatives, World War 1914-1918 Ref: 1/1-002028-G Description: Photograph of four photographic prints depicting World War I scenes. Comprises: - Soldiers of the New Zealand Howitzer Battery passing artillery shells into ...
Date: [ca 1930s-1940s] From: New Zealand. Department of Internal Affairs. War History Branch :Photographs relating to World War 1914-1918, World War 1939-1945, occupation of Japan, Korean War, and Malayan Emergency Ref: PAColl-4161-01-153 Description: A collection of miscellaneous photographs, mostly uncaptioned. Includes Northern Field Force taking part in exercises in the Franklin area (crew of 6-inch ho...
Royal Marine Artillery loading a 15 inch howitzer near Menin Road, Ypres sector, Belgium, during World War I
Date: 1917 From: Norman, P C :Photographs of Hutt Valley, Johnsonville, Titahi Bay, and of France and Belgium during World War I Ref: PAColl-4580-13 Description: Crew of 2 Gun, Royal Marine Artillery, loading a 15 inch howitzer near Menin Road, Ypres sector, 1917. Photograph taken by an unidentified official photograp...
Howitzer battery on the march, World War I
Date: 15 May 1917 From: Royal New Zealand Returned and Services' Association :New Zealand official negatives, World War 1914-1918 Ref: 1/4-009454-G Description: A New Zealand howitzer battery on the march near Lumbres, France, during World War I. Shows a gun covered as it is towed on its carriage. Photograph taken 15...
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New Zealand forward Howitzer in action near Le Quesnoy, France, during World War I
Date: 29 October 1918 From: Royal New Zealand Returned and Services' Association :New Zealand official negatives, World War 1914-1918 Ref: 1/2-013698-G Description: Photograph of a New Zealand forward Howitzer in action near Le Quesnoy, France, during World One, 29 October 1918. Shows five unidentified soldiers around a ...
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Sir Thomas Mackenzie and son Clutha Nantes Mackenzie in London
Date: [ca 1918] From: Royal New Zealand Returned and Services' Association :New Zealand official negatives, World War 1914-1918 Ref: 1/2-014031-G Description: New Zealand High Commissioner, Sir Thomas Noble Mackenzie, standing outdoors with his son Clutha Nantes Mackenzie (in a soldier's uniform) and two unidentifi...
A howitzer in action at the front, Bus-les-Artois, France
Date: 16 Apr 1918 From: Royal New Zealand Returned and Services' Association :New Zealand official negatives, World War 1914-1918 Ref: 1/2-013158-G Description: A heavy howitzer with a gun crew in support action of New Zealand troops at the Front in Bus-les-Artois on the Somme. Photograph taken l6 April 1918 by Henry...
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Officers checking results of combined troop exercise, Egypt
Date: Sep 1941 From: New Zealand. Department of Internal Affairs. War History Branch :Photographs relating to World War 1914-1918, World War 1939-1945, occupation of Japan, Korean War, and Malayan Emergency Ref: DA-01519-F Description: Checking over the results of the exercise: Capt A D Copeland (Auck), Capt B I Bassett (Chch), Capt D M Burns, Div Sigs (Wn) and Lt I E Duff (Wn). Probably af...
British troops from 69th Brigade, D Battery, with a howitzer, at Gallipoli Peninsula, Turkey, during World War I
Date: 1915 From: Read, James Cornelius, 1871-1968: Images of the Gallipoli campaign Ref: 1/4-058090-F Description: British troops from 69th Brigade, D Battery, with a 5" howitzer, at Gallipoli Peninsula, Turkey, 1915, during World War I. Photograph taken by Sergeant J C R...
Date: [between 1939-1945] From: New Zealand. Department of Internal Affairs. War History Branch :Photographs relating to World War 1914-1918, World War 1939-1945, occupation of Japan, Korean War, and Malayan Emergency Ref: PAColl-5547-083 Description: Phil Hanna's battery, Olympus Pass, Greece, during World War II. Shows a scene including a howitzer under a camouflage net. Photograph taken by Sir John Char...
Crew of a 6-inch howitzer prepared for action - Photograph taken by an unknown photographer
Date: Between 1939 and 1945 From: New Zealand. Department of Internal Affairs. War History Branch :Photographs relating to World War 1914-1918, World War 1939-1945, occupation of Japan, Korean War, and Malayan Emergency Ref: PA1-q-291-029-078 Description: Original caption reads: "Army manoeuvres in New Zealand: more than 3000 men of the Northern Field Force recently took part in exercises in the Franklin area...
Date: [ca 26 Dec 1941] From: New Zealand. Department of Internal Affairs. War History Branch :Photographs relating to World War 1914-1918, World War 1939-1945, occupation of Japan, Korean War, and Malayan Emergency By: Silk, George, 1916-2004 Ref: DA-02281-F Description: Four New Zealander soldiers with a 25 pound howitzer gun shelling the enemy at long range during the advance to Benghazi, Libya, during World War 2. Photogra...
Handing in the shells for the New Zealand Howitzer Battery
Date: 1917 From: Royal New Zealand Returned and Services' Association :New Zealand official negatives, World War 1914-1918 Ref: 1/2-012895-G Description: Soldiers of the New Zealand Howitzer Battery pass artillery shells into a heavily protected emplacement. Photograph taken 18 August 1917 by Henry Armytage Sa...
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Battery of 4.2 howitzers captured by a World War 1 Canterbury regiment, France
Date: 1 Nov 1918 From: Royal New Zealand Returned and Services' Association :New Zealand official negatives, World War 1914-1918 Ref: 1/2-013676-G Description: Battery of 4.2 howitzers captured by a World War 1 Canterbury regiment. Image taken at (Pont-a-Pierre ?) France, by Henry Armytage Sanders on the 1st of Nov...
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Remains of a 6 inch howitzer, Burr Cross Roads
Date: Between 1914 and 1918 From: Stagg, Geoffrey Troughear, 1913-1971 :Views of the Western Front, World War 1914-1918 Ref: PAColl-2667-008 Description: The remains of a 6 inch howitzer at Burr Cross Roads, on the Western Front, taken between 1914 and 1918, probably by G T Stagg. Inscriptions: Verso - top ce...
Soldiers manning a howitzer gun, Gallipoli, Turkey
Date: 1915 From: Denniston, George Gordon, 1885-1958 :Photograph albums relating to World War I including the Gallipoli campaign Ref: PA1-o-862-23-7 Description: Soldiers manning a howitzer gun, Gallipoli, Turkey. Photographed by an unknown photographer in 1915 Inscriptions: Album page - beneath image - My old Howit...
4th New Zealand Howitzer Battery in action, Gallipoli
Date: May 1915 From: Martin, W W :World War One albums of Mr Laurie C Mackie Ref: PA1-o-308-22-1 Description: The 4th New Zealand Howitzer Battery in action at Gallipoli, photographed in May 1915, probably by Laurie C Mackie. Inscriptions: Album page - beneath image...
New Zealand soldiers loading a howitzer near Le Quesnoy, France, during World War I
Date: [ca 29 Oct 1918] From: Royal New Zealand Returned and Services' Association :New Zealand official negatives, World War 1914-1918 Ref: 1/2-013670-G Description: New Zealand soldiers loading a 4.5 howitzer near Le Quesnoy, France, during World War I. Photograph taken ca 29 October 1918 by Henry Armytage Sanders. Othe...
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New Zealand 4.5 howitzers in action, World War I
Date: 1 November 1918 From: Royal New Zealand Returned and Services' Association :New Zealand official negatives, World War 1914-1918 Ref: 1/2-013677-G Description: New Zealand 4.5 howitzers in action at Port-A-Pierres in 1918. A C Hall(2/1008) is holding a shell. Photograph taken by Henry Armytage Sanders. Original pri...
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New Zealand 4.5 howitzers and soldiers, Le Quesnoy, France
Date: 29 October 1918 From: Royal New Zealand Returned and Services' Association :New Zealand official negatives, World War 1914-1918 Ref: 1/2-013684-G Description: New Zealand 4.5 howitzers and soldiers, in an orchard in Le Quesnoy, France, 29 October 1918. Photograph taken by Henry Armytage Sanders. The loader (with o...
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