Military training and the `Achilles'

ca 1939 - 1940, 1950
Crago, Eric William, 1904-1992; Kingsford, Alfred Reginald Bellingham, 1891-1987; Powell, Arthur Walter, 1893-1970; Smith, Sydney Charles, 1888-1972; Snowden, James Robert, 1904-1982; Weigel, William George, 1890-1980

Photographs of soldiers in military training camps at Papakura (1939), Trentham (1939), Waiouru (1940) and the Naval Training Station at Motuihe Island, Hauraki Gulf (1950), taken for publication in the New Zealand Free Lance. Also photographs of crew members of the `Achilles' (1939-1940). Photographers include George Weigel, S C Smith, A R Kingsford and B Snowden.

Quantity: 82 b&w original photographic print(s).

Physical Description: Silver gelatin prints

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82 b&w original photographic print(s), Photographs, Silver gelatin prints
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Date: [Ca August 1940] From: New Zealand Free Lance : Photographic prints and negatives Ref: PAColl-0785-1-011-01 Description: Group farewelling soldier about to leave for the Middle East on the 3rd Echelon. The departing soldier, wearing a party hat and holding a cigarette and glas...