World War, 1914-1918 - Trench warfare

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Date: 1917-1918 1941-1944 From: Johnston, Royden Hugh, 1915-2005 : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-5260-2 Description: Quantity: 1 folder(s). Physical Description: Mss, printed and photocopied material The Field Service book of Lt H Johnston from WWI includes hand-drawn map...
Artist unknown: Xmas Eve at the Front. 1916
Date: 1916 Ref: G-555 Description: Shows a night-time interior scene at the Western Front, Christmas Eve 1916. Twelve men, including officers and soldiers, are grouped together to celebrate, s...
New Zealand soldiers at the front near Le Quesnoy
Date: 1918 From: Royal New Zealand Returned and Services' Association :New Zealand official negatives, World War 1914-1918 Ref: 1/2-013799-G Description: Members of the New Zealand Expeditionary Force at the last front line before Le Quesnoy. Photographed some time in 1918 by Henry Armytage Sanders. Other - P...
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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-222-002 Description: A disconsolate-looking soldier peering over the tops of sandbags from a trench. An original drawing for the British publication 'Shell shocks' (London, Jarr...
World War I soldiers in a trench during the Gallipoli campaign in Turkey
Date: 1915 From: Gresson, Kenneth MacFarlane, 1891-1974 :Photographs of the Gallipoli campaign in Turkey during World War I, and photographs of ships in a bay Ref: PAColl-3604-04 Description: Two World War I soldiers in a trench, looking through telescopes, during the Gallipoli campaign in Turkey. Photograph taken by an unidentified photographer i...
Date: 1914-1918 Ref: PAColl-0506 Description: Official photographs of the "H" series of troops and officers at the front line. They include the Duke of Windsor (later Edward VIII) and other officers on...
Date: 1916-1918 By: Preston, Thomas Reginald, 1896-1918 Ref: MS-Papers-5629 Description: Comprises diary kept by Preston in an Agent Bijou diary from Oct 1917 (brief notes until the end of 1917) and from 1 January to 22 August 1918. Preston recor...
Date: 27 Nov 1917 From: Royal New Zealand Returned and Services' Association :New Zealand official negatives, World War 1914-1918 Ref: 1/2-013023-G Description: An abandoned German concrete observation and machine gun post known as 'The Tower' on the Western Front. Photograph taken 27 November 1917 by Henry Armytage ...
Date: 4 Jul 1989 - 04 Jul 1989 From: World War I Oral History Archive By: Morriss, William Murray, 1897-1992 Ref: OHInt-0006/58 Description: Describes family background, father first settler around Eketahuna, Rongokokako School, details of farm work, Cadets, patriotism, Scandinavian settlers, enli...
Date: [ca 1900-1920] From: Stout family: Photographs Ref: PA1-o-1998 Description: Photograph album of Wellington and World War One scenes, 1900-1918. Photographer(s) unidentified. The portion of the album with captions is likely compiled b...
Date: 06 Jul 1973 By: Riley, Charles Francis Dennis, 1893-1982; Grover, Raymond Frank, 1931-2019 Ref: OHColl-0021/1 Description: Charles Riley was born in Tower Hamlets, London, in 1893. Describes coming to New Zealand on the SS TAINUI (ship) in 1913; serving with 3rd Prince of Wales D...
Soldier firing a machine gun from captured Turkish trench, Rafah
Date: 1917 From: Powles family :Photographs By: Powles, Charles Guy, 1872-1951 Ref: PA1-q-605-05-1 Description: Soldier firing a Vickers machine gun from a captured Turkish trench during the Battle of Rafah, Egypt. Photographed January 1917 by Charles Guy Powles. Publ...
Date: [ca 1915-1916] Ref: PAColl-10006 Description: Photographic prints relating to military service during World War I, probably taken and/or collected by an unidentified New Zealand soldier. Many are describ...
Date: 1916? Ref: MS-Papers-1799 Description: Describes life in trenches in France Quantity: 1 folder(s) (2 pieces). 0.01 Linear Metres. Physical Description: Ms and handwritten transcript
Clachan, William James, 1892?-1918: War diary
Date: Sep 1914-May 1915 By: Clachan, William James, 1892?-1918 Ref: MS-0508 Description: Diary is a detailed personal account of military training in Wellington and transportation on the Arawa to Alexandria with the NZEF. Also transfer to 5th B.N...
Date: 1916-1919 By: Jamieson, Ebenezer Hislop, -1958 Ref: MS-Papers-9644 Description: Contains details of how to construct bridges over shell holes, dig trenches and to tunnel mines under enemy positions. Includes diagrams, and index at back A...
Date: 1902-[1920] By: Bowen, Laura C, active 1902-1919 Ref: MSX-5044 Description: Bowen recorded many poems, mostly by well-known poets but also including two by M E Richmond which were read at Kapunatiki in Jan 1908, `The Loom', to E D, a...
Date: 9 Oct-22 Dec 1917 By: Morgan, Eric, active 1914-1917 Ref: MS-Papers-1412 Description: Morgan describes life in the trenches in France and his periods of leave. Includes one map and descriptions of air battles. Source of title - Supplied Morg...
Date: 1917-1918 Ref: MS-Papers-9987 Description: Two postcads freom George to Leslie from the trenches, somewhere in Belgium, with brief description of conditions (1917); and to My Darling Grannie from some...
Date: 1914 - 1918 From: Artist unknown: [Cartoons relating to the European War, 1914-1918 / signed 'S.M.'] Ref: A-225-008 Description: Four first World War soldiers under fire in a trench, with a fifth on the ground above. Three of the men are about to emerge from the trench; the fourth is ...