Troopship life

A DigitalNZ Story by WW100 New Zealand

"The time is passing pleasantly enough, except for the sameness. No doubt the time will come when we will look back with longing to the restful life on board" - Cecil Malthus, onboard the troopship 'Athenic', Sunday 22 November 1914 (http://bit.ly/QZGj7S)

Image: Officers Keeping Fit. (Boxing).
Officers Keeping Fit. (Boxing).

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Image: Life belt Inspection
Life belt Inspection

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Image: Divine Service.
Divine Service.

Auckland War Memorial Museum Tamaki Paenga Hira