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Padre Holland by an improvised altar on the beach at Nofilia, Tripolitania, Libya, during a Christmas Day service for World War 2 New Zealand troops - Photograph taken by C A Churchill, 25 Dec 1942

Reference Number: DA-09740

Padre J T Holland standing by an improvised altar on the beach at Nofilia, Tripolitania, Libya, during a Christmas Day service for World War 2 New Zealand Army Service Corp personnel. Shows the altar, draped with the British Union Flag (Union Jack), in the back of a military jeep. Photograph taken by C A Churchill on the 25th of December 1942.

Key terms:
1 image, related to Rev J T Holland, C A Churchill, New Zealand. Army. 2nd NZEF. New Zealand Army Service Corps, Nofilia, Anglican Communion - Clergy, Flags - Great Britain, Military chaplains, Christmas, World War, 1939-1945 - Religious aspects, War - Religious aspects - Christianity and Altars.

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 photographic print(s)Silver gelatin print 8.1 x 11.1 cm, on card 12.6 x 20.5 cm. Horizontal imageSingle photograph

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