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Huia Heslop Mackrell (1893-1958) was an engineer, working as foreman and Clerk of Works for council and private businesses in Palmerston North, Wellington and Napier/Hastings. He worked for the Palmerston North City Council from 1936-1946. He served in the Armed Forces overseas in World War One and World War Two. His papers were donated to the Ian Matheson City Archives in 2002 and other digitised material from his archive has been added to this website already.

This album shows photographs of Egypt, Gallipoli, life on hospital ships, time spent on leave and camp life.