Thanks Jonathan. Difficult subject matter, and your selection gives a sense of the hardship and sacrifice.
This time of year seems to raise a lot of question about how we commemorate wars, with appropriate acknowledgement of those who served, and balancing a modern world in which we have choices, often taken away from our grandparents.
I’ve yet to watch it, but there was a lot of discussion about the dramatization of Archibald Baxter’s life in Field Punishment Number 1. Available through TVNZ On Demand. I anticipate it being hard viewing, especially judging by the real time reaction on twitter.
Holy cow but that middle man in 'Tailors party in sap' looks like my Dad - and his father was in the Wellington Regiment.
A good reminder to label one's photos
Thank you for this