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German 88mm gun captured north of Rimini, Italy, during World War II - Photograph taken by Philip Wallace Hector, [ca 10 Oct 1944]

Reference Number: DA-10570

View of a German 88mm gun captured north of Rimini in Italy, during World War II. Shows the gun mounted in a Panther tank turret on a concrete emplacement. Photograph taken circa 10 October 1944, by Philip Wallace Hector.

Key terms:
1 image, related to Philip Wallace Hector, Rimini, World War, 1939-1945 - Campaigns - Italy, Tanks (Military science) and Antitank guns.

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 12.3 x 9.5 cm. Vertical imageSingle photograph

Historical Notes: This gun was captured by 1 Company 22 New Zealand Battalion a few days before the photograph was taken. (Source: DA index card).

Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted

Other copies available: File print available in Photographic ArchiveWar History Collection(PFP-028895)

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