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Members of the Tonga Defence Force of 2nd NZEF, learning how to operate an anti-aircraft gun, in Tonga, between 1943-1944

Reference Number: PA1-f-107-09-15-8

Members of the Tonga Defence Force of 2nd NZEF (Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force), Lt AA Battery, learning how to operate an anti-aircraft gun, in Tonga. Photograph taken between 1943-1944, during a instruction session held by New Zealanders. Photographer unidentified.

Key terms:
1 image, related to Ordnance, Antiaircraft artillery and Military training - Tonga.

Part of:
World War II Official album. Tonga Defence Force, Reference Number PA1-f-107 (20 digitised items)
World War 1939-1945, albums, Reference Number PAColl-4161-03 (55 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 photographic print(s)Silver gelatin print 6.6 x 10.4 cm, mounted on album page 41.9 x 27 cm. Horizontal imageSingle photograph

Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted

Citation: Any publication must be accompanied by the credit "World War 2 Official album of the Tonga Defence Force, Alexander Turnbull Library"

Inscriptions: Inscribed - On album page - beneath image: "Aircraft Front"

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