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Maori Battalion performing a haka for the King of Greece, at Helwan, Egypt, during World War 2, ca 24 Jun 1941

Reference Number: DA-01231-F

Maori Battalion performing a haka for the King of Greece in Helwan, Egypt, during World War 2. Official photograph taken circa 24 June 1941. Photographer unidentified.

Key terms:
1 image, related to New Zealand. Army. 2nd NZEF. 28 Battalion (Maori Battalion), Helwan, World War, 1939-1945 - Campaigns - Greece, Haka, World War, 1939-1945 - Military personnel, New Zealand - Egypt and World War, 1939-1945 - Military personnel, Maori - Egypt.

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. Square imageSingle negative

Historical Notes: The Maori Battalion fought in Greece.

Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted

Other copies available: File print available in Photographic ArchiveWar History Collection(PFP-027155)

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