Military Manouveres

Military Manouveres

Military Manouveres

Military Manouveres

Military Manouveres

Troops watering horses in the Avon River near Carlton Bridge

September 1914

In Sept. 1914 the Mounted Regiment, Canterbury Contingent, rode from Sockburn Camp to Port Lyttelton where they boarded transport ships and went to fight in the First World War. The photograph shows them pausing to water their horses in the Avon River

Area: Central City / Central Christchurch - Northwest

Source: The weekly press, 30 September 1914, p. 42

Reference ID: CCL-KPCD07-0069

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This is at what is now Carlton corner.

Motorcycles from the First Battalion, Canterbury Regiment

Circa 1940s

The motorcycle section of the Canterbury Regiment's First Battalion.

Creator: Christchurch Star

Area: Other / Wider Canterbury

Source: Christchurch Star Archive

Reference ID: CCL-StarP-01261A

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Soldiers at a military display

29 March 1943

Four New Zealand Army soldiers, two on the ground and two jumping over barbed wire, at a military display with a crowd watching in the background.

Creator: Christchurch Star

Area: Other / Wider Canterbury

Source: Christchurch Star Archive

Reference ID: CCL-StarP-00961A

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New Zealand Army at Orana Park

21 August 1991

New Zealand Army Ready Reaction Force Engineers Unit staff from Burnham Military Base stood on the ground and in a digger, helping to put up poles and netting for the new aviary at Orana Park.

Creator: Christchurch Star

Area: North West / Mcleans Island

Source: Christchurch Star Archive

Reference ID: CCL-StarP-01551A

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Willie Ngatai, Engineers squadron, Ready Reaction Force

11 July 1991

Sapper Willie Ngatai from the engineers squadron Ready Reaction Force at Burnham Military Camp, building a mini Krypton Factor assault course at Aranui High School. Students raised money for the course to be built as part of the school's outdoor and physical education programme.

Creator: Christchurch Star

Area: East / Aranui

Source: Christchurch Star Archive

Reference ID: CCL-StarP-01084A

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