Reinforcements aboard <em>Willochra</em>, 1914

Men of the Second Reinforcements aboard the troopship Willochra in December 1914

Red Cross train, 1915

Wounded men returnign from Gallipoli who lived in North Island towns along the Main Trunk Line were transported home from Wellington by New Zealand's first-ever military 'Red Cross Train'.

Nelson welcomes home Gallipoli wounded

Nelson was one of many communities which gave its first batch of ‘Heroes from the Dardanelles’ a big welcome.

Wellington crowd welcomes Gallipoli wounded

Huge crowds met the first large group of Gallipoli wounded in Wellington.
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