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Paddy, the Wellington Regiment mascot


Paddy, wearing a coat with his name and sergeant's stripes on it, looks around during the inspection of the Wellington Infantry Regiment by Prime Minister William Massey at Vauchelles, France, on 30 June 1918.


Alexander Turnbull Library, Wellington, New Zealand
Reference: Royal New Zealand Returned and Services' Association Collection 1/2-013312-G
Photographer: Henry Armytage Sanders
Permission of the Alexander Turnbull Library, National Library of New Zealand, Te Puna Matauranga o Aotearoa must be obtained before any reuse of this image.

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