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Panther tank turret, Rimini, Italy, during World War 2 - Photograph taken by George Kaye, [ca 22 September 1944]

Reference Number: DA-07590

Panther tank turret in a concrete emplacement, Rimini airfield, Italy, during World War 2, circa 22 September 1944. Photograph taken by George Kaye.

Key terms:
1 image, related to George Frederick Kaye, New Zealand Army 2nd NZEF 18th New Zealand Armoured Regiment, Rimini, World War, 1939-1945 - Campaigns - Italy and Panther (Tank).

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 negative(s)Film negative. Horizontal imageSingle negative

Historical Notes: Note on back of DA file print reads: "...this Panther tank turret in its concrete emplacement, barred the way for Greek and NZ troops on their advance on the town. It was put out of action by (a tank) 18 NZ Armed Regt which advanced to within 1200 yds and cleared the way for the infantry."

Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted

Other copies available: File print available in Photographic ArchiveWar History Collection(PFP-028898)

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