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New Zealand soldiers of 2 Echelon in a mess area, on board a troopship during World War 2, [ca 1940]

Reference Number: DA-00663-F

New Zealand soldiers of the 2nd Echelon in a mess area, on board a troopship during World War 2. Possibly 3rd section, 4 Reinforcements en route to Egypt on the ship Nieuw Amsterdam. Shows rows of men seated at tables. Photograph taken circa 1940. Photographer unidentified.

Key terms:
1 image, related to Nieuw Amsterdam, 1938-1974 (Ship), New Zealand Army 2nd NZEF 2nd Echelon, Transports and Armies - Commissariat.

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

Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted

Other copies available: File print available in Turnbull Library Pictures350. World War II. Transport(PFP-028533)

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