Digitised Image

New Zealand J Force troops outside a cinema, Japan, between 1946-1948

Reference Number: J-0386-F

Original caption reads: "New Zealand [J Force] soldiers can inspect Japanese cinemas, but only from the outside - all Japanese places of amusement being out of bounds to Allied troops. American films with Japanese sub-titling are now being shown in Japanese cinemas. The photographs shows S Ashton (Petone), M F Tobeck (Hornby), and M Charlton (Auckland) looking at a poster announcing the showing of "Madame Curie" Official army photograph taken in Japan between 1946-1948, probably at Yamaguchi. Photographer unidentified.

Key terms:
1 image, related to Yamaguchi.

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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