World War, 1939-1945. Photographs

Date
[1939-1945]
Ref
PAColl-4161-01
Description

Mostly World War 1939-1945 and the occupation of Japan 1946-1948. Contains non New Zealand material from this period, mostly official photographs. There is some World War 1914-1918 material, mainly war effort on the British home front.

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Part of
New Zealand. Department of Internal Affairs. War History Branch :Photographs relating to World War 1914-1918, World War 1939-1945, occupation of Japan, Korean War, and Malayan Emergency
Format
Negatives
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There are 285 items in total.
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There are 285 items in this group.
Date: 1943-1944 From: New Zealand. Department of Internal Affairs. War History Branch :Photographs relating to World War 1914-1918, World War 1939-1945, occupation of Japan, Korean War, and Malayan Emergency Ref: PAColl-4161-01-097 Description: 50 `NA' series of photographs, including images of Cassino and Italian prisoners of war. None include captions. Quantity: 50 b&w original photographic print...
Date: 1939-1945 From: New Zealand. Department of Internal Affairs. War History Branch :Photographs relating to World War 1914-1918, World War 1939-1945, occupation of Japan, Korean War, and Malayan Emergency Ref: PAColl-4161-01-027 Description: The building, operating processes and products of the Riccarton vegetable dehydration factory Arrangement: This collection is made up of photographic prints...
Date: 1943 From: New Zealand. Department of Internal Affairs. War History Branch :Photographs relating to World War 1914-1918, World War 1939-1945, occupation of Japan, Korean War, and Malayan Emergency By: Elias, M D, active 1943 Ref: PAColl-4161-01-155 Description: A series of captioned photos of the NZ Mule Pack Company in Tunisia (mainly taken by Mr Elias in May 1943) Quantity: 10 b&w original photographic print(s).
Date: 1940, 1943-1944 From: New Zealand. Department of Internal Affairs. War History Branch :Photographs relating to World War 1914-1918, World War 1939-1945, occupation of Japan, Korean War, and Malayan Emergency Ref: PAColl-4161-01-105 Description: Most photographs are captioned. Includes views of Tontouta River; Bourail Beach; malarial control unit at work in 37 Field Park Company camp; second wave of ...
Date: 1941-1943 From: New Zealand. Department of Internal Affairs. War History Branch :Photographs relating to World War 1914-1918, World War 1939-1945, occupation of Japan, Korean War, and Malayan Emergency Ref: PAColl-4161-01-067 Description: 87 Imperial War Museum photographs taken during campaigns in Tunisia and Southern Italy (no captions). Also Ministry of Information (Middle East Bureau ) pho...
Date: 1942-1943 From: New Zealand. Department of Internal Affairs. War History Branch :Photographs relating to World War 1914-1918, World War 1939-1945, occupation of Japan, Korean War, and Malayan Emergency Ref: PAColl-4161-01-066 Description: Photographs include: NZEF Ski Unit (9th Army Ski School course in the Lebanons?); NZEF gunners on manoeuvres in the Middle East (with some captions in Arabic...
Date: 1941 From: New Zealand. Department of Internal Affairs. War History Branch :Photographs relating to World War 1914-1918, World War 1939-1945, occupation of Japan, Korean War, and Malayan Emergency Ref: PAColl-4161-01-154 Description: Series of photographs showing soldiers enjoying their Christmas dinner in the desert, Dec 1941 Quantity: 6 b&w original photographic print(s).
Date: [ca 1943] From: New Zealand. Department of Internal Affairs. War History Branch :Photographs relating to World War 1914-1918, World War 1939-1945, occupation of Japan, Korean War, and Malayan Emergency By: Harrington-Hutchings, Leonard William, 1913-2002 Ref: PAColl-4161-01-088 Description: Only one photograph includes a caption. Subjects include: camp at Burg el Arab, 26 Sep 1943; sign in desert; wireless operators; donkey transport; pontoon co...
Date: 1941-1943 From: New Zealand. Department of Internal Affairs. War History Branch :Photographs relating to World War 1914-1918, World War 1939-1945, occupation of Japan, Korean War, and Malayan Emergency Ref: PAColl-4161-01-071 Description: Includes: Armoured car at Egyptian border; German prisoners at Enfidaville, Tunisia (27 Machine Gun Battalion) - J K Robbie (photographer?); attending to wou...
Date: 1941-1942 From: New Zealand. Department of Internal Affairs. War History Branch :Photographs relating to World War 1914-1918, World War 1939-1945, occupation of Japan, Korean War, and Malayan Emergency Ref: PAColl-4161-01-072 Description: Some photographs include captions. Truck on fire at Minqar Qaim, SE of Marsa Matruh; recapture of Sidi Rezegh - NZ artillery shelling enemy positions during ...