Postcard of New Zealand Soldiers at Camp Sling, W.W.I; Bennett M. Bulford & Durr...

Name/Title

Postcard of New Zealand Soldiers at Camp Sling, W.W.I

About this object

Post card; a digital scan of a postcard of 13 New Zealand soldiers taken while they were stationed at Camp Sling during World War One. Mataura man, Private Albert Victor Hattrill, 53584 is in the front row, second from the left.

The back of the postcard records the other soldiers' names and service numbers:
Back row: Jones 53200, Styles 53614, Riddell 53610, McCorkindale 53598, Wood 53623, Carmichael 53576, 7th soldier unknown.
Front row: Nicholson 53602, Hattrill 53584, Gear 53581, Hawkes 53585, Goldsmith 53582, Burgess 53137.

Maker

Bennett M. Bulford & Durrington, Camp Studios

Maker Role

Photographer

Date Made

1917

Place Made

UK, England, Wiltshire, Salisbury Plain, Bulford

Place Notes

Camp Sling was beside the then-military town of Bulford on the Salisbury Plain in Wiltshire, England.

Medium and Materials

processed material, fibre, paper

Measurements

h 135mm x w 80mm
small

Subject and Association Keywords

military/world war one

Credit Line

From the collection of the Mataura and Districts Historical Society Incorporated.

Object Type

document

Object number

MT2018.3.5

Copyright Licence  

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