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Soldiers at the New Zealand Division hostel, Riccione, Italy, during World War 2, ca 9 Nov 1944

Reference Number: DA-07734-F

New Zealand soldiers at the Division Rest Home at Riccione, Italy, during World War 2. Photograph taken by George Robert Bull, circa 2 November 1944.Caption on Defence Archive file print reads: "Men from NZ Div on four days leave outside the front of the Div Rest Home at Riccione donated by the Nat Pat Fund Bd NZ [National Patriotic Fund Board New Zealand], the home provides the best in the way of food, sleeping accommodation and entertainment for NZers who are granted leave to stay there."Further notes on file print read: "YMCA - Div Hostel, Riccione"

Key terms:
1 image, related to George Robert Bull, New Zealand Government National Patriotic Fund, Young Men's Christian Association, Riccione, New Zealand - Armed forces - Leaves and furloughs, Soldiers - Recreation, Young Men's Christian associations - Italy - Riccione, World War, 1939-1945 - Military personnel, New Zealand - Italy and Tourist camps, hostels, etc. - Italy.

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, 35mm. Horizontal imageSingle negative

Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted

Other copies available: File print available in Photographic ArchiveWar History Collection(PFP-026383)

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