Charles Hazlitt Upham VC and members of his platoon, 1941
Reference Number: DA-02108
Second Lieutenant Charles Hazlitt Upham VC being congratulated by his platoon sergeant after the presentation of the award. Photographed by an unknown photographer in November 1941.
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)Film negative.
Historical Notes: Upham was awarded his first Victoria Cross for valour at Maleme, Galatos, and Sphakia, Crete between 22-30 May 1941. He recieved the actual medal on 14 October 1941.
Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted
Other copies available: File print available in Turnbull Library Pictures920. Upham, Charles Hazlitt(PFP-019469)
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