Kōrero: First World War

German wounded, 1917 (3 o 3)

German wounded, 1917

Wounded German soldiers captured in the Messines battle are led along duckboards to the field hospital in June 1917. The two New Zealanders in front are distinguished by their lemon-squeezer hats.

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Alexander Turnbull Library, RSA Collection
Reference: 1/2-012774-G
Photograph by Henry Armytage Sanders

Permission of the Alexander Turnbull Library, National Library of New Zealand, Te Puna Mātauranga o Aotearoa, must be obtained before any re-use of this image.

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Ian McGibbon, 'First World War - Western Front, 1916 to 1917', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/34126/german-wounded-1917 (accessed 6 December 2019)

He kōrero nā Ian McGibbon, i tāngia i te 20 Jun 2012