About this object
The photograph is of Sainte-Jeanne d'Arc Church at Le Touquet-Paris-Plage. There are houses behind it. The photograph is glued to a page in an album and beside it Leo Bestall has written: Paris-Plage. We had a route march & a swim here. It is about five or six miles from Étaples. Leo Bestall documented his route march to Le Touquet-Paris-Plage, 12 July 1916.
Date, July 1916.
Black & white photograph. Postcard. Glued onto paper in an album.
Height x Width: 90 x 145mm
Leo Bestall (MBE); 21 Nov 1895; 22 Mar 1959
Sainte-Jeanne-d'Arc Church; 1911
Collection of Hawke's Bay Museums Trust, Ruawharo Tā-ū-rangi, 19233