Related Rule
New Zealand
Practice Relating to Rule 116. Accounting for the Dead
Section A. Identification of the dead prior to disposal
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).