New Zealand Divisional Commander entering Le Quesnoy, France, after its capture during World War I
New Zealand Divisional Commander, Major General Russell, entering Le Quesnoy, France, on horseback, in the early morning after its capture during World War I. Shows him riding through The Flamengrie (Flemish) Gate of the city after coming from the railway station. Photograph taken on the 5th of November 1918 by Henry Armytage Sanders.
Other - A print from this negative is in album PA1-f-092, at H1149
Caption - Caption from album PA1-f-092 reads: "The Divisional Commander enters Le Quesnoy in the early morning after its capture. 4.11.18"
Source of descriptive information - Identification of the Flamengrie Gate, and that the General had come from the railway station by Franck Bruyere, a citizen of Le Quesnoy, in June 2008.
Inscriptions: Marginal notes on negative - bottom left: H1149
Quantity: 1 b&w original negative(s).
Physical Description: Dry plate glass negative 4 x 5 inches
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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, Dry plate glass negative 4 x 5 inches, Orientation: Horizontal imageSee original record
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