New Zealand soldiers eating after an attack near Solesmes, France, World War I

New Zealand soldiers eating after an attack near Solesmes, France, World War I
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Date
28 Oct 1918
Ref
1/2-013672-G
Description
New Zealand soldiers sit eating lunch out of mess tins after an attack in France towards the end of World War I. They appear to be in a garden of a French dwelling near the town of Solesmes. Photograph taken 28 October 1918 by Henry Armytage Sanders. According to J Cowan (in "Maori in the Great war,"page 150) Solesmes was the first village occupied that had civilians living in it. Hence the vegetables in the garden. Inscriptions: Photographer's title on negative - bottom left - H1115 Quantity: 1 b&w original negative(s). Physical Description: Dry plate glass negative 4 x 5 inches
Additional description
Alternative form available: An original print from this negative is at album PA1-f-092 - Caption - "The New Zealanders at lunch after an attack." (Album)
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Partly restricted - Please use surrogate in place of original
Part of
Royal New Zealand Returned and Services' Association :New Zealand official negatives, World War 1914-1918 / Royal New Zealand Returned and Services' Association New Zealand official negatives, World War 1914-1918: H Series negatives
Format
1 b&w original negative(s), Negatives, Dry plate glass negative 4 x 5 inches, Orientation: Horizontal image
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