Boats which brought illegal Korean immigrants to Japan, at Shimonoseki, Between 1946 and 1948
Reference Number: J-0833-F
Original caption reads: "NZEF in Japan. Shimonoseki. Illegal immigrants, numbers of Koreans all of whom land without permits cross to Japan from the peninsula of Korea monthly. Here are two boats which bring the illegal immigrants to Shimonoseki, tied up side by side at the water Police Wharf. The crew are often taken to prison at Shimonoseki where they are interrogated by Intelligence Officers of 2 NZEF (Japan) and the Japanese Civil Police." Photograph taken between 1946 and 1948 by a New Zealand Army photographer.
J Force negatives, Reference Number PAColl-4161-11 (115 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. Single negative
Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted
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