Name/TitlePostcards, WWI, photographic postcards showing Charles Hayward and fellow soldiers.
About this objectPostcards, WWI.
The photographic images on these cards sent by Charles Hayward to his mother and father in New Zealand, 1918, include Charles in hospital with fellow wounded soldiers of the Otago Mounted Rifles, and also Charles in studio shots.
The messages written on these cards are cheerful and mention that Charles has been helping a blinded soldier by writing his letters.
Separate cards depict members of the Patriotic Society in Dunedin waiting for wounded soldiers to arrive for lunch, 1916 and Charles and Mr Wells on horseback in Belgium.
New Zealand General Hospital, Walton-on-Thames, Gordon Cameron.
Medium and Materialsprocessed material, cardboard
Measurementsh 90mm x w 139mm (overall)
Subject and Association Keywordsmodern history, 20th century, World War I (1914-1918)
Credit LineFrom the collection of Owaka Museum Wahi Kahuika, The Meeting Place "a rest on your journey".