2nd NZEF IP bulldozer clearing a track through vegetation, on Nissan Island, Papua New Guinea, [ca 1942-1945]
Reference Number: WH-0500-F
Engineers of 2nd NZEF IP (in the Pacific) using a bulldozer to clear a track through vegetation on Nissan Island, Papua New Guinea, circa 1942-1945. Soldiers unidentified. Photographer unidentified.
1 image, related to Nissan Island and World War, 1939-1945 - Campaigns - Papua New Guinea.
World War 1939-1945 official negatives - WH Series, Reference Number PAColl-4161-10 (83 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. Horizontal imageSingle negative
Historical Notes: Caption on back of file print photograph reads: "A bulldozer used by New Zealand Engineers to clear a track through the jungle of Nissan Island during the recent attack, in which New Zealand troops participated."
Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted
Other copies available: File print available in Turnbull Library Pictures350. World War II. Pacific. Nissan Island(PFP-022786)
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