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Pontoon captured in the Suez Canal by New Zealand troops, Nelson, 1914-1918

Reference Number: 1/2-026098-G

Pontoon captured in the Siez Canal by New Zealand troops, after its arrival in Nelson. There are four holes in the side of the pontoon facing the camera. There is one line of men, women and children standing behind the pontoon. Photograph taken by Frederick Nelson Jones between 1914-1918.

Key terms:
1 image, related to Nelson City, Souvenirs (Keepsakes) and Pontoons.

Part of:
Jones, Frederick Nelson, 1881-1962 :Negatives of the Nelson district, Reference Number PAColl-3051 (286 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 I. Souvenirs(PFP-017089)

Inscriptions: Inscribed - Photographer's title on negative - bottom centre: The Turkish pontoon captured by our boys at the Suez Canal - arrives at Nelson N.Z.; Photographer's title on negative - bottom right: F N Jones

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