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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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...
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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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...
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...
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...
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...
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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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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Italian 210mm howitzer, Balsorano, Italy
Date: 11 June 1944 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: Kaye, George Frederick, 1914-2004 Ref: DA-06222 Description: An Italian, 210 mm howitzer, abandoned in the village of Balsorano, Italy during World War II. Photograph taken by George Kaye on the 11th of June 1944. Qua...
Howitzer Company at Fort Dorset, Wellington
Date: Between 1920 and 1939 From: Klee, A A (Mr), fl 1998 :Photographs of New Zealand soldiers and scenes of military training from the South African War to World War II Ref: PAColl-5657-13 Description: The Howitzer Company at Fort Dorset, Seatoun, Wellington, photographed in the 1920s or 1930s by an unknown photographer. George Klee is seated beneath the h...
New Zealand howitzer gun emplacement, Western Front
Date: 1917 From: Royal New Zealand Returned and Services' Association :New Zealand official negatives, World War 1914-1918 Ref: 1/2-012897-G Description: Front view of World War I howitzer mounted in prepared gun emplacement that is heavily fortified. Photograph taken 18 August 1917 by Henry Armytage Sanders....
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New Zealand Howitzer Battery - the gun pit
Date: 1917 From: Royal New Zealand Returned and Services' Association :New Zealand official negatives, World War 1914-1918 Ref: 1/2-012896-G Description: Rear view of a gun emplacement of the New Zealand Howitzer Battery. Shows sandbagged tunnel with shells on the ground. Photograph taken 18 August 1917 by He...
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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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New Zealand soldiers and howitzer, during manoeuvres, Helwan, Egypt, World War 2
Date: 15 Jan 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: Mills, B C, active 1941 Ref: DA-11840-F Description: New Zealand soldiers of 6 New Zealand Field Regiment and 4.5 howitzer during manoeuvres at Helwan, Egypt, World War 2. Photograph taken by B C Mills, 15 Jan...
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...