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Arrival of HMNZS Waikato in Wellington after accident, 16 March 1970

Reference Number: EP/1970/1300/5-F

The arrival of HMNZS Waikato in Wellington harbour, after an accident at sea in which members of the crew were lost overboard, photographed 16 March 1970 by an Evening Post staff photographer. The body of one of the deceased is being carried down the gangplank. The frigate's Wasp helicopter may be seen in the background.

Key terms:
1 image, related to Helicopters and Dead.

Part of:
Arrival of HMNZS Waikato in Wellington after accident, Reference Number EP/1970/1300-F (1 digitised items)
Further negatives of the Evening Post newspaper, Reference Number PAColl-7327-2 (1639 digitised items)
The Dominion Post :Photographic negatives and prints of the Evening Post and Dominion newspapers, Reference Number PAColl-7327 (2038 digitised items)

Extent: 1 b&w original negative(s) individual image on negative stripCellulose triacetate negative, 35mm. Single negative

Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted

Citation: Any publication must be accompanied by the credit "Dominion Post Collection, Alexander Turnbull Library".

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