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Unloading one of the first English tanks to reach New Zealand, January 1943

Reference Number: 1/4-000070-F

Unloading one of the first English tanks to reach New Zealand during World War II. The tank is being transferred from the hold of the "Akaroa" to the "Hikitea", which was a floating crane. Taken by John Dobree Pascoe in January 1943.Original caption reads: "Arrival of war material in New Zealand - Descent"

Key terms:
1 image, related to Akaroa (Ship. 1932-1954), Tanks (Military science), World War, 1939-1945 - Equipment and supplies and World War, 1939-1945 - New Zealand.

Part of:
Pascoe, John Dobree, 1908-1972 :Photographic albums, prints and negatives, Reference Number PA-Group-00197 (622 digitised items)

Extent: 1 b&w original negative(s)Horizontal imageSingle negative

Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted

Other copies available: File print available in Turnbull Library Pictures350. World War II. New Zealand. 1943(PFP-015298)

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