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Mobile cinema van used by New Zealand forces during World War 2, Maadi, Egypt, 5 Nov 1943

Reference Number: DA-08572-F

Mobile cinema van used by New Zealand forces during World War 2 photographed by George Robert Bull in Maadi, Egypt, 5 November 1943. Caption on back of file print reads: "Interior of the mobile cinema van donated by the NZ Film Exhibitors Assn through the NZ YMCA. Equipment consists of two Simplex projectors installed in a 20 cwt van. The van also contains a sound outfit and a built in radio pickup. Power is supplied by 1.5 and 4 KW generators, mounted on a seperate truck."

Key terms:
1 image, related to George Robert Bull, Simplex Co, New Zealand Film Exhibitors Association, Maadi, Motion picture projectors, Motion pictures, Soldiers - Recreation and World War, 1939-1945 - Motion pictures and the war.

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. Horizontal imageSingle negative

Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted

Other copies available: File print available in Turnbull Library Pictures350. World War II. Recreation. 1943(PFP-026364)

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