Postcard [Soldiers]; [?]; CT80.1405e


Postcard [Soldiers]

About this object

Postcard; a photographic postcard depicting a group of four soldiers.

The handwritten message reads: 'Dear Doc, Am sending you a P.C. of us in our new rigs, if you happen to think of it show it to Sen Sergeant, he will do a laugh. We had a little rain today, the first since coming in to camp. I am going to make a break tonight and go to the camp pictures, we don't have to go out of the camp for amusements. The 14th are leaving this week they are a rowdy crowd. Kind regards to Mrs Stenhouse and Family, yours sincerely R Marcus[?]'

The original photograph has been digitised. A digital image and copy print are available for research access.



Maker Role


Inscription and Marks

Handwritten on reverse: 'Dear Doc...'



Object Type


Subject and Association Keywords

modern history, 20th century, World War I (1914-1918)

Credit Line

From the collection of Owaka Museum Wahi Kahuika The Meeting Place "a rest on your journey"

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