Name/TitleSoldiers' Equipment, WWI.
About this objectWWI Soldiers' Handbook, Paybook, Writing Outfit, Card of Authority to Wear Badge -
Returned Soldier' Handbook, containing instructions dealing with returned soldiers from the New Zealand Expeditionary Forces, 1916.
Soldier's Pay Book for use on Active Service, in the name of A J T Miller. The front cover forms a wallet and tucked inside is a photograph torn out of a [Weekly News ?], January 3, 1917, showing Corporal R V Fleming (Balclutha), killed in action.
The Soldiers' Writing Outfit, an imitation leather wallet with the name Whitcombe & Tombs Limited stamped on the front. Inside are blank pre-printed Field Service post cards.
Card of Authority to Wear; a New Zealand Expeditionary Force Distinctive Badge card to certify that a Badge has been issued to Pte A J T Miller, 1917.
Place MadeOceania, New Zealand
Medium and Materialsprocessed material, paper;
processed material, metal;
processed material, cardboard;
processed material, textile, cotton
Measurements.1 l 203mm x w 114mm x h 5mm
.2 l 150mm x w 101mm x h 5mm
.3 l 153mm x w 119mm x h 8mm [approx.]
.4 h 103mm x w 104mm
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".