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Today in Manchester Street, Christchurch NZ
« on: August 13, 2008, 08:25:46 AM »
I was in a junk shop in Manchester St,( yes the one & only) and bought:

3 x postcards to the Manchester Regt  (2 x pals 1 x 1915) ;D

4 x PC showing 9 graves in France.

2 x PC showing a Scottish soldier.

6 x PC from Pte? Batchelor, 10th Mounted showing Trentham reinforcement camp NZ 1915?

6 x PC from Pte 2929 Pte William Lee Jordan 12th Bn AIF, Egypt 1915/16 he joined up 23/7/15, Embarked from OZ 27/9/15 & discharge late 1916.

1 x PC OZ Regt Band.

1 x Photo album with 98 photos showing NZ MGC training in NZ & moving to Canada/USA 1918 with captions.

2 x Troopship souvenir 3rd reinforcement R.M.S.Tahiti leaving Wellington Feb 1915 & 19th Reinforcement N.Z.E.F. 1917.

1 x book "OurLittleBit" A Brief History of the NZ Division France 1918.

1 x book "The Western Front" a general outline, by Maj A.B. Steele Aust Staff Corps 1930.

After 3 weeks here I was going into cold turkay until today ;D ;D ;D ;D ;D ;D ;D