Related Rule
New Zealand
Practice Relating to Rule 116. Accounting for the Dead
New Zealand’s Military Manual (1992) states: “To facilitate the finding of the missing personnel, Parties to the conflict endeavour to reach agreement to allow teams to … identify … the dead from battlefield areas.” 
New Zealand, Interim Law of Armed Conflict Manual, DM 112, New Zealand Defence Force, Headquarters, Directorate of Legal Services, Wellington, November 1992, § 1011(3).
New Zealand’s Military Manual (1992) provides that grave sites shall be properly marked. 
New Zealand, Interim Law of Armed Conflict Manual, DM 112, New Zealand Defence Force, Headquarters, Directorate of Legal Services, Wellington, November 1992, § 1012(1).