New Zealand Special Air Service troops jumping from Valetta aircraft, Malaya, ca 1955
Reference Number: M-0456-F
New Zealand troops jumping from a Vickers Valetta aircraft of the Royal Air Force Far East Transport Wing. Original caption in album PA1-q-318 reads: "800ft to ground in 45 seconds. Chute opens in 5 secs." Photograph taken by an unidentified New Zealand Army photographer in Malaya, circa 1955, during the Malayan Emergency (1948-1960).
Malayan Emergency negatives, Reference Number PAColl-4161-13 (57 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)120 film negative. Single negative
Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted
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