A lifeboat on board the N.Z.H.S. Maunganui

Production date
Apr 1916
Current rights
Public Domain

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About this object
The photograph shows a lifeboat on board the Maunganui. The N.Z.H.S. Maunganui transported the 11th Reinforcements, New Zealand Expeditionary Force during World War I. The photograph is glued to a page in Leo Bestall's diary and album. He has written at the bottom of the photograph: groups at sea.

Photographer, Leo Bestall.
Date, unknown but probably sometime in April 1916 as Leo embarked from Wellington on 1 April 1916.
Production technique
Media/Materials description
Black & white photograph.
Height x Width: 42 x 64mm
Subject date
Apr 1916
Current rights
Collection of Hawke's Bay Museums Trust, Ruawharo Tā-ū-rangi, 19100
Other number(s)
19100, 91594

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