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.
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.
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
Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted
Usage: You can search, browse, print and download items from this website for research and personal study. You are welcome to reproduce the above image(s) on your blog or another website, but please maintain the integrity of the image (i.e. don't crop, recolour or overprint it), reproduce the image's caption information and link back to here (http://mp.natlib.govt.nz/detail/?id=39617). If you would like to use the above image(s) in a different way (e.g. in a print publication), or use the transcription or translation, permission must be obtained. More information about copyright and usage can be found on the Copyright and Usage page of the NLNZ web site.