1st Contingent 8th South Canterbury Mounted Rifles S.C.M.R. to leave Waimate for...

Name/Title

1st Contingent 8th South Canterbury Mounted Rifles S.C.M.R. to leave Waimate for the 1914-1918 War

About this object

The 8th (South Canterbury) Regiment was officially raised on 17 March 1911. It was one of 12 regionally based mounted rifles regiments formed as part of the new Territorial Force (TF) organisation that came into existence on that day. This part-time Territorial Force and a tiny regular force of professional soldiers formed the basis of New Zealand’s army at the outbreak of the First World War.

Back: G Rainey, R Frost, W Julian, John Cochrane, John ennant, James Cochrane, N Nicol, C Cameron, Robins. ER Rickman, ?
3rd R: J McKenzie, M Duggan, J Tobin, W Tavendale, J Campbell, Gynes, J Hodgson, RS McKenzie, H Samuels, Copland, P Fitzharris, J Gill
2nd R: Fraser, JH Whitta, J Carr, AR Manchester, PJ Wain, John Finlay, GC Bailey, P Sloan, N Bell, W Menzies, E Spencer, E Ryan,
Front: W McGrath, T Keane, T Wall, Hunt, ?, H Hogan

Maker

Unknown

Maker Role

Photographer

Date Made

August 1914

Subject and Association Keywords

WWI

Subject and Association Keywords

SCMR

Object number

P2183

Copyright Licence  

Public Domain - No rights reserved - no known copyright restrictions No rights reserved - no known copyright restrictions

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