Digitised Image

New Zealand soldiers as guards on ship repatriating Koreans, 1946

Reference Number: J-0474-F

Original caption reads: "N.Z.E.F. in Japan. The one officer and eighteen men from 22nd N.Z. Battalion who travelled to Korea as a guard on a Japanese repatriate ship. The ship carried Koreans back to their own country and the guard was necessary to protect the Japanese crew from attack from Koreans." Photograph taken by an army phtotographer.

Key terms:
1 image, related to New Zealand. Army. 2nd NZEF. 22 Battalion and Chofu.

Part of:
J Force negatives, Reference Number PAColl-4161-11 (115 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

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