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NEW ZEALAND AND WORLD WAR ONE

NEW ZEALAND SPORT AND DRAMATIC REVIEW NEWSPAPER

INDEX TO WORLD WAR ONE ENTRIES

PART FOUR - PHOTOS

 

This is an index to the New Zealand Sporting and Dramatic Review regarding World War One service personnel mentioned.   These newspapers were donated to Lynly Yates and the index has been reproduced here with her permission. Thanks Lynly.

 

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Service man unknown

L to R number 5-7

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27 Dec 1917 p 22

 

 

 

 

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Service man unknown L to R number 9-11

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27 Dec 1917 p 22

 

 

 

 

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Service men

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27 Dec 1917 p 21

 

 

 

 

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With the French on the Western Front Curtain Chemin des Dames (Champagne) started by the Germans to stop a French assault.  The illustration shows French soldiers awaiting the moment to rush forward

French assault

French assault

06 Sep 1917 p 21

 

 

 

 

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Broadsides Two British Battleships firing a salute

British Battleships

British Battleships

20 Sep 1917 p 24

 

 

 

 

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Portion of the Auckland District Quota of the 35 Reinforcements photographed at the parade grounds at the drill hall prior to their departure by special express to the training camps

Auckland 35 Reinforcements

Auckland 35 Reinforcements

08 Nov 1917 p 3?

 

 

 

 

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A scene of the Flanders battlefield The British soldier on the left of picture has a rude awakening being compelled to leave his barrow behind and take cover from a big shell fired by the Germans

Flanders battlefield

Flanders battlefield

15 Nov 1917 page 18

 

 

 

 

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 Shell bursting over the stricken Flanders area the nearest being within 40 yards of the British shelter on right.  It is interesting to note the complete indifference of the two war seasoned Tommie’s shown one of whom has his back to the Boches whilst the other lights his pipe.

Flanders battlefield

Flanders battlefield

15 Nov 1917 page 18

 

 

 

 

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A scene near Boesinghe Groups of British Tommie’s watching shell bursting.  Note, the utter indifference of the British soldier in right-hand group to the attentions of the Huns

Flanders battlefield

Flanders battlefield

15 Nov 1917 page 18

 

 

 

 

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The utter desolation of a modern Battlefield is strikingly illustrated in the photograph reproduced above The picture was taken on the famous Pilken Ridge during a phase of the gigantic battle at Flanders.

Flanders battlefield

Flanders battlefield

15 Nov 1917 page 18

 

 

 

 

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Flanders battlefield

Flanders battlefield

15 Nov 1917 page 18

 

 

 

 

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Flanders battlefield

Flanders battlefield

15 Nov 1917 page 18

 

 

 

 

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Group of New Zealanders on furlough in Paris Photographed in front of the Trocadero

Group NZ’rs in Paris

Group NZ’rs in Paris

22 Nov 1917 page 20

 

 

 

 

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Members of the New Zealand Field Artillery (30th Reinforcements) on an emergency bridge, which they expeditiously constructed in the course of their training duties whilst at Featherston Camp.  Note the two ammunition wagons that have been used as the main supports the wheels of same carrying all the weight.  The bridge is about 25ft. long and is supporting about 70 men.

NZFA Featherston Military Camp

NZFA Featherston Military Camp

22 Nov 1917 page 36

 

 

 

 

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CUMMING Dorothy Australian Actress

Cumming Dorothy

CUMMING Dorothy

29 Nov 1917 page 1 [1440]

 

 

 

 

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Soldiers engaged in the construction of a gun pit

Featherston Camp Groups

Featherston Camp Group

29 Nov 1917 page 18

 

 

 

 

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The initial stages showing the work of erecting the walls proceeding briskly

Featherston Camp Groups

Featherston Camp Groups

29 Nov 1917 page 18

 

 

 

 

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The finish gun pit which forms a tribute to the intuitive of the men responsible for its construction

Featherston Camp Groups

Featherston Camp Groups

29 Nov 1917 page 18

 

 

 

 

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View of the gun pit showing the overhead screening

Featherston Camp Groups

Featherston Camp Groups

29 Nov 1917 page 18

 

 

 

 

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Group of Aucklander's members of the 23rd Reinforcements

Featherston Camp Groups

Featherston Camp Groups

29 Nov 1917 page 18

 

 

 

 

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Auckland officers and NCO’s in charge of E Company, 33rd Reinforcements

Featherston Camp Groups

Featherston Camp Groups

29 Nov 1917 page 18

 

 

 

 

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Another group of Auckland soldiers photographed outside their huts

Featherston Camp Groups

Featherston Camp Groups

29 Nov 1917 page 18

 

 

 

 

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Bathing their feet after a route march

Featherston Camp Groups

Featherston Camp Groups

29 Nov 1917 page 18

 

 

 

 

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Auckland members of the 36th Mounted Rifles resting on the bank of a river near Featherston during the course of a route march

Featherston Camp Groups

Featherston Camp Groups

29 Nov 1917 page 18

 

 

 

 

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Awaiting their turn to have a refreshing paddle in the river

Featherston Camp Groups

Featherston Camp Groups

29 Nov 1917 page 18

 

 

 

 

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His Excellency Lord Liverpool inspecting the members of F Company of the 32nd Reinforcements

Trentham Camp

Trentham Camp

29 Nov 1917 page 21

 

 

 

 

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G Company 31st Reinforcements in column of fours parading before the Governor

Trentham Camp

Trentham Camp

29 Nov 1917 page 21

 

 

 

 

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The impressive march past of the sturdy soldiers at the Trentham encampment – D Company of the 31st Reinforcements passing the saluting point

Trentham Camp

Trentham Camp

29 Nov 1917 page 21

 

 

 

 

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C Company 32nd Reinforcements on parade on the occasion of the recent spectacular review

Trentham Camp

Trentham Camp

29 Nov 1917 page 21

 

 

 

 

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The Auckland district quota of the 35a Reinforcements assembled at the parade grounds in Rutland Street prior to proceeding by special express to the training camps.

35a Reinforcements in Auckland

35a Reinforcements in Auckland

29 Nov 1917 page 36

 

 

 

 

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British aviation activities in Palestine where the Turks recently suffered a crushing defeat Arabs view the strange bird with much curiosity.  The illustration depicts the most ancient and modern methods of transit.  The Arab fully appreciates British’s supremacy of the air, but still remains faithful to Balaam’s steed.

British Aviation

British Aviation

06 Dec 1917 page 26

 

 

 

 

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British armored car squadron in Russia.  The men are shown riding astride the huge petrol tank upon which they principally rely for their supplies.  The wheels of the vehicle are fitted with chains owing to the difficulty experienced in negotiating the marshy roads

British Armored Car

British Armored Car

13 Dec 1917 page 26