1923, Ōtira rail tunnel opened
Images and media
Carlo Bergamini, born in Carrara, Italy, in 1870, was responsible for the design of the South African (Boer) War memorials at Palmerston, Oamaru, Waimate, Dunedin and Riverton.
'Carlo Bergamini', URL: http://www.nzhistory.net.nz/media/photo/carlo-bergamini, (Ministry for Culture and Heritage), updated 15-Jul-2013
Train accident in South Africa kills 16 NZ soldiers
NZ answers Empire's call to arms in South Africa
Hardham wins VC in South Africa
NZ troops fire first shots during South African War
End of the battle of Langverwacht Hill
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