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Paton, H fl 1942 (Photographer) : Commanding officer General Freyberg directing a World War 2 operation in Egypt from the turret of his Honey tank, 8-9 Nov 1942

Reference Number: DA-02725-F

Original caption from back of war history DA file print reads: "GOC NZ Div Gen Freyberg directing operations from the turret of his Honey tank, immediately after the GOC had charged a pocket of enemy resistance and forced their surrender." Photograph taken 8-9 November, 1942, by H Paton.

Key terms:
1 image, related to Bernard Cyril Freyberg Freyberg, Harold Gear Paton, Egypt, Armed Forces - Officers and World War, 1939-1945 - Campaigns - Egypt.

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-022738)

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