New Zealand soldiers watching a rugby game played outside Tripoli during World War 2 - Photograph taken by Harold Gear Paton, [ca 2 Mar 1943]
Reference Number: DA-02910-F
New Zealand soldiers watching the final of a divisional rugby competition, played outside Tripoli during World War 2. Photograph taken circa 2 March 1943 by Harold Gear Paton.
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. Square imageSingle negative
Historical Notes: The game was between the Maori Battalion and the Divisional Signallers. The Maori Battalion won the game by 8 points to 6.
Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted
Other copies available: File print available in Turnbull Library Pictures350. World War II. Libya. Tripoli. 1943(PFP-028318)
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