German glider abandoned, Tobruk, Libya, during World War 2, 10 Dec 1942
Reference Number: DA-02766-F
Glider, used for carrying German troops, abandoned on the Tobruk aerodrome, Libya. Photograph taken by H Paton, 10 December 1942. Caption on back of file print reads: "...With his transport resources strained to the utmost Rommel used every means of conveyance he possessed in his advance to Alamein. Gliders such as this were frequent victims of Allied air attacks."
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. Horizontal imageSingle negative
Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted
Other copies available: File print available in Photographic ArchiveWar History Collection(PFP-026209)
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