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Photo scrapbook WW1; Popsy Sterling; c.1960's; 2005_310

Photo scrapbook WW1; Popsy Sterling; c.1960's; 2005_310
Name/Title
Photo scrapbook WW1
About this object
Scrapbook with a collection of photographs and memorabilia taken by Tpr. Thomas Sterling and his brother Sgt. Frederick Sterling who served with the Auckland Mounted Rifles in the Middle East during WW1. These photo's belonged to Tom and were pasted in and named by his wife Popsy sometime later, possibly in the 1960's. The scrapbook covers the entire journey of the A.M.R. trough the Middle East, through places such as Syria, Palestine, Egypt, Jordan, Jerusalem, Jaffa, Raffa, Helepolis, Port Said, Jerico, Beersheba, Alexandria, Suez Canal and Ayun Kara. Subjects covered in the photographs include, soldiers pass times, boxing matches, horse wrestling, races, cooking, living conditions, Prisoners of war, Bedouin, markets, bazaars, action, trenches, wounded, hospitals, Red cross, Zoo, Cairo, A.M.R., Wellington Mounted Rifles, Horses, dead horses. People that are photographed. Tpr. Douglas Ariell 10291, Tpr. Cecil Blong 13/2418, Tpr. Ralph Carter 16380, Tpr. Jack Cleaver 13/2420, Cpl. Harold Cullen 13/2423, Tpr. Tom Donaldson 13/178, Pte. George Dreadon 33856, Tpr. Charles Finlayson 13/183, Lt. Donald Finlayson 13/875, Tpr. Owen Finlayson 13/2435, Tpr. Rod Finlayson 13/2436, Tpr. Jack Flood 31074, Cpl. Os Hughes 11/1715, Cpl. Cedric Jenkins 13/196, Tpr. George Laing 13/2212, Rflm. Hector Martin 44650, Tpr. Murdoch McAulay 50777, Tpr. Donald McClean 13/2465, Tpr. Arthur Norman McCormic 13/2463, Cpl. Monty McMurdo 13/2466, Tpr. Donald Nesbit 13/2068, Sgt.Maj. William Palmer (Boxing match) 13/528, Russell Smith, Tpr. Bert Spick 12/230, Cpl. Reg Spick 13/231, Tpr. Rod Taylor 13/238, Tpr. Ron Trounson 16135, Tpr. Len Worthington 13/2507, also Tpr. Thomas Sterling 13/2491, Sgt. Frederick Sterling 13/291.
Maker Role
Author
Date Made
c.1960's
Place Made
New Zealand
Medium and Materials
paper
Measurements
28cm length x 20.5cm width x 2cm depth
Subject and Association Description
scrapbook, WW1
Credit Line
Cis Ford
Object Type
scrapbook
Object number
2005_310

Tags

A.M.R.
cooking
Cpl. Cedric Jenkins 13/196
Cpl. Harold Cullen 13/2423
Cpl. Monty McMurdo 13/2466
Cpl. Os Hughes 11/1715
Cpl. Reg Spick 13/231
dead horses
Egypt
Helepolis
horse wrestling
Horses
hospitals
Jaffa
Jerico
Jerusalem
Jordan
living conditions
Lt. Donald Finlayson 13/875
markets
Middle East
Palestine
photo
Port Said
Prisoners of war
Pte. George Dreadon 33856
races
Raffa
Red cross
Rflm. Hector Martin 44650
Russell Smith
Scrapbook
Sgt.Maj. William Palmer (Boxing match) 13/528
Suez Canal and Ayun Kara
Syria
Tpr. Arthur Norman McCormic 13/2463
Tpr. Bert Spick 12/230
Tpr. Cecil Blong 13/2418
Tpr. Charles Finlayson 13/183
Tpr. Donald McClean 13/2465
Tpr. Donald Nesbit 13/2068
Tpr. Douglas Ariell 10291
Tpr. George Laing 13/2212
Tpr. Jack Cleaver 13/2420
Tpr. Jack Flood 31074
Tpr. Len Worthington 13/2507.
Tpr. Murdoch McAulay 50777
Tpr. Owen Finlayson 13/2435
Tpr. Ralph Carter 16380
Tpr. Rod Finlayson 13/2436
Tpr. Rod Taylor 13/238
Tpr. Ron Trounson 16135
Tpr. Thomas Sterling 13/2491
Tpr. Tom Donaldson 13/178
trenches
Wellington Mounted Rifles
wounded
WW1
Zoo


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