E.D. Gerrard with mortar bomb

E.D. Gerrard with mortar bomb

E.D. Gerrard with mortar bomb

Captain E. D. Gerard, of Army District Headquarters, an explosives expert, handling a 3in mortar bomb found by police divers in the Avon River near the Wainoni Bridge. It turned out that it was a practice bomb containing no explosives.


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