15,000 Miles To Serve 1914-1918

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15,000 Miles To Serve - 'Tunnellers' from New Zealand inspected by High Commissioner.

Location of events unknown - probably somewhere in England.

New Zealand troops inspected by High Commissioner; an older man; walking down row of soldiers with rifles; bayonets. Shot of cart driven...

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Cataloguer:
Cheri
Stock:
Black & White
Sound:
Silent
Media URN:
71578
Sort Number:
ON 024 D
Time in/Out:
01:33:05:00 / 01:33:22:00
Canister:
ON 024 D
Film ID:
1856.27
Issue Date:
1914 - 1918

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