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Italian musicians and singers performing in the New Zealand Forces Club in Florence, Italy, during World War 2, 8 Oct 1944

Reference Number: DA-07669-F

Caption on back of Defence Archive file print reads: "Music room of the New Zealand Forces Club, Florence [during World War 2]. Men on leave may listen to good music rendered by an Italian orchestra and Italian singers. A New Zealand touch is given to the room by the frame of a Maori meeting house around the stage." Photograph taken by George Kaye, 8 October 1944.

Key terms:
1 image, related to George Frederick Kaye, New Zealand Forces Club, Florence, Whare nui, New Zealand - Armed forces - Leaves and furloughs, Soldiers - Recreation, World War, 1939-1945 - Songs and music, Entertainers, Musicians - Italy, Singers - Italy and Music - 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 Turnbull Library Pictures350. World War II. Italy. Florence. 1944(PFP-026380)

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