New Zealand soldiers taking part in Christmas celebrations, France
New Zealand soldiers at the counter of an army canteen in France during World War One, eating pieces of christmas cake and drinking coffee distributed free by the New Zealand YMCA on Christmas Day, 1917. Behind the counter, one soldier is handing out what looks to be chocolate (or a cigar) from a box labelled "Fry's Chocolate cakes". Photograph by Henry Armytage Sanders.
Other - Original album caption reads: "The New Zealand YMCA distributed free cigars, coffee, cake etc, to the New Zealanders in France on Christmas Day."
Inscriptions: Photographer's title on negative - bottom left: H405
Quantity: 1 b&w original negative(s).
Physical Description: Glass negative
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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, Glass negative, Orientation: Horizontal imageSee original record
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