The role of the Commissariat during the Waikato Campaign, 1863 - 1864
The StoryMap below was developed by 2015/16 Victoria University Summer Scholar Angus Crowe. The essence of the project was to explore the demands soldier rationing placed on the colonial, and especially the Auckland, economy.
Banner image: Detail of Breech loading rifle, Snider action, made by the Royal Small Arms Factory, Enfield, England, 1861. Calibre .577, Museum of New Zealand, Te Papa Tongarewa, DM000046 Favicon image: Thomas Matravers album, Sir George Grey Special Collections, 3-137-26d, Auckland Libraries