Christmas card, New Zealand Mounted Rifles Regiment

Production date
1918
Current rights
Public Domain

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About this object
Christmas card received by Henrietta Brady of Clive during World War One. The card is printed with: Wellington Mounted Rifles Regiment on Active Service, Palestine, Xmas 1918.
Inside right has a printed greeting and three logos: Queen Alexandra's 2nd W.W.C. Mtd Rifles, Ake Ake Kia Kaha; 6th Manawatu Mounted Rifles; and a rampant stallion above the motto Fortes Fortuna Juvat (Fortune favours the bold).
Inside left has a message: Richon, Palestine, 19 October 1918, To Hett and all at home, from Roy McKay.

Displayed in an album compiled by Henrietta Brady.
Media/Materials description
Printed on card using brown and green ink. Pencil handwriting inside.
Measurements
Height x Width: 85 x 111mm
Subject period
Subject date
1918
Current rights
Caption
Collection of Hawke's Bay Museums Trust, Ruawharo Tā-ū-rangi, 2017/20/2/67
Collection of Hawke's Bay Museums Trust, Ruawharo Tā-ū-rangi, 2017/20/2/67
Credit line
gifted by Pat Brady
Other number(s)
2017/20/2/67, 94982
Accession number
2017/20/2/67

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