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Kaye, George, b 1914 (Photographer) : World War 2 New Zealand soldiers using a mine dectector, Florence region, Italy, 30 Jul 1944

Reference Number: DA-06460-F

Original caption on back of War History DA file print reads: "Lifting German `Shoe' (Schu?) mines in the forward areas as the Div advances towards Florence. This particular area was heavily strewn with these mines. Standing inside the white tapes indicating a cleared area, N J Shephard uses the detector while Lt B C Moss renders harmless any mines discovered." Photograph taken by George Kaye, on the 30th of July, 1944.

Key terms:
1 image, related to Brian C H Moss, George Frederick Kaye, N J Shephard, Florence, World War, 1939-1945 - Campaigns - Italy and Mines (Military explosives).

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)Film negative. Single negative

Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted

Other copies available: File print available in Photographic ArchiveWar History Collection(PFP-022761)

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