World War 2 soldiers of the Maori Battalion cheering on tug-o-war participants at an athletics meeting, Farouk Stadium, Cairo, Egypt, 5 Aug 1941
Reference Number: DA-01362-F
Unidentified World War 2 soldiers of the Maori Battalion cheering on tug-o-war participants at Farouk Stadium, Cairo, Egypt, during a New Zealand Expeditionary Force athletics meeting, 5 August 1941. Photographer unidentified.Note on back of file print reads:"Maoris get very excited as they cheer their fellows on in the tug-o-war, which they won."
1 image, related to New Zealand. Army. 2nd NZEF. 28 Battalion (Maori Battalion), Cairo, Soldiers - Recreation, World War, 1939-1945 - Military personnel, New Zealand - Egypt and World War, 1939-1945 - Military personnel, Maori - Egypt.
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 Turnbull Library Pictures350. World War II. Recreation. Egypt. Cairo. 1941(PFP-025684)
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