Booklet, New Zealand's Third Contingent for South Africa

Christchurch Engraving Co
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Booklet of the New Zealand's Third Contingent for South Africa.
Booklet of 12 pages.

- Photographs and information. Shows an artist's impression of 2 soldiers with a caption:
A comrade stood beside him while his life blood ebbed away.

- Various photographs of the troops' barracks, the contingent embarking on the Knight Templar - ship, photographs of Captain Clayton Rose, Lieutenant Bourn, Bradburne, Tucker, Cameron and Major Jowsey. Photograph of the contingent at the railway gates, farewell to the troops at Lyttleton, Lt Colonel Slater - V D, Mr G G Stead - Executive committee, Mr W Reece - Executive Committee and F H Labatt - Enrolling Secretary. Also photograph of the officers and men of No 1 and No 2 Company and a list of officers and troopers of the Rough Riders Contingent. Has a Hawke's Bay section.
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Soft cover; printed on paper with black ink; stapled.
Height x Width: 170 x 222mm
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gifted by Mr R A H Withers
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m75/22 (b), 50799


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