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Major McGibbon and Major McCurdy


‘Major McGibbon and Major McCurdy’, 1918.

In April 1915 McCurdy, then a lieutenant, took charge of the Advanced Base Post Office at Alexandria, which was responsible for despatching mail to and from the New Zealand soldiers at Gallipoli.


Alexander Turnbull Library
Artist: Ernest Heber Thompson
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