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Soldiers firing at an enemy aircraft, 1916-1918

Reference Number: PAColl-5863-1-09-2

New Zealand soldiers operating a Vickers machine gun against enemy aircraft, Middle East. Photographed by an unknown photographer some time between 1916 and 1918

Key terms:
1 image, related to New Zealand. Army. New Zealand Mounted Rifles, Great Britain. Army. Australian and New Zealand Mounted Division, Middle East, World War, 1914-1918 - Campaigns - Middle East, Vickers machine gun, World War, 1914-1918 - Military personnel, New Zealand - Middle East and Soldiers - Middle East.

Part of:
Eccles, Martin Ashton :Photographs of Palestine and Gallipoli, 1914-1918, Reference Number PAColl-5863-1 (9 digitised items)
Eccles, Martin Ashton :Photographs of Palestine and Gallipoli, 1914-1918, Reference Number PAColl-5863 (9 digitised items)

Extent: 1 b&w original photographic print(s)Silver gelatin print, 11 x 8 cms. Single photograph

Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted

Citation: Any publication or exhibition must be accompanied by the credit "The Martin Ashton Eccles Collection, Alexander Turnbull Library."

Inscriptions: Inscribed - Verso - centre: Firing at an enemy aeroplane. Busby firing the gun and Glendenning feeding the belt. That is the job I do now, but on another gun.

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