New Zealand troops training in Belgium, rehearsing the attack on Messines

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New Zealand troops during training behind the line in Belgium, rehearsing the attack on Messines. Shows soldiers in a field, with packs on their backs, and guns over their shoulders, walking in the mist. Photograph taken 1917 by Henry Armytage Sanders.
Inscriptions: Inscribed - Photographer's title on negative -bottom left: H25.
Quantity: 1 b&w original negative(s).
Physical Description: Dry plate glass negative 4 x 5 inches

New Zealand troops training in Belgium, rehearsing the attack on Messines. Royal New Zealand Returned and Services' Association :New Zealand official negatives, World War 1914-1918. Ref: 1/2-012750-G. Alexander Turnbull Library, Wellington, New Zealand. natlib.govt.nz/records/22796906

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