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New Zealand and Australian World War II troopships in the Indian Ocean, January 1940

Reference Number: DA-07115-G

New Zealand and Australian World War II troopships in the Indian Ocean. From left to right, 1st row: Otranto, Sobieski. 2nd row: Strathaven, Strathaird. 3rd row: Orion, Oxford, Dunera. 4th row: Empress of Canada, Empress of Japan. 5th row: Orcades, Rangitata, and an escorting cruiser.

Key terms:
1 image, related to Otranto (Ship; 1927-1956?), Dunera (Ship), Rangitata (Ship. Built 1929), Empress of Canada (Ship), Empress of Japan (Ship), Sobieski (Ship), Orcades (Ship), Orion (Ship), Strathaven (Ship), Oxford (Ship), Strathaird (Ship), Indian Ocean and Transports.

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 negative(s)Single negative

Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted

Other copies available: File print available in Turnbull Library PicturesWar History Collection(PFP-015481)

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