Leo Bestall 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 Leo Bestall on board the N.Z.H.S. Maunganui. The photograph is glued to a page in Leo Bestall's diary and album. He has written at the bottom of the photograph: At Sea. The N.Z.H.S. Maunganui transported the 11th Reinforcements, New Zealand Expeditionary Force during World War I.
Photographer, unknown. The camera would have belonged to Leo Bestall.
Date, unknown but probably sometime in April 1916 as Leo's date of embarkation from Wellington was 1 April 1916.
Production technique
Media/Materials description
Black & white photograph.
Height x Width: 60 x 35mm
Subject date
Apr 1916
Current rights
Collection of Hawke's Bay Museums Trust, Ruawharo Tā-ū-rangi, 19102
Other number(s)
19102, 91596

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