Awaiting the Order to Advance (1864)

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Awaiting the Order to Advance (1864) .


Some of the British and NZ Colonial officers and men at Gate pa April 1864 – shown at centre a 12pounder (4.5”) Coehorn Mortar with shells and lead coated elongated 6pounder Armstrong gun shells  - Lt Gen Cameron with his arm resting on the wheel of the limber of a field gun. Source: The Story of Gate Pa by Gilbert Mair (1926).

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