Digitised Image

Valentine tank being unloaded at Suez, 1942

Reference Number: DA-00379

Valentine tank being unloaded at Suez, Egypt. The tank was to be used in defence of Egypt at the Battle of El Alamein. The tank is being lifted over the water by a crane. Taken by an unidentified photographer in 1942.

Key terms:
1 image, related to Suez, Tanks (Military science), Cranes, derricks, etc, World War, 1939-1945 - Campaigns - Egypt, El Alamein, Battle of, Egypt, 1942 and World War, 1939-1945 - Equipment and supplies.

Part of:
World War 1939-1945 official negatives - DA Series, Reference Number PAColl-4161-08 (1313 digitised items)
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, Reference Number PAColl-4161 (2071 digitised items)

Extent: 1 b&w original photographic print(s)Horizontal imageSingle photograph

Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted

Other copies available: File print available in Photographic ArchiveWar History Collection(PFP-015294)

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