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The troopship Aparima


The Union Company’s Calcutta ‘slow boat’, the Aparima, with a full list of troops. New Zealand ships took new HMNZT numbers for every voyage. The Aparima was 19, 26, 32, 46, 61 and 76.


Alexander Turnbull Library
Reference: 1/2-014612-G
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