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New Zealand soldier loading a water can on to a mule, Tunisia, North Africa, 15 May 1943

Reference Number: DA-03062

Water for fighting troops. Water cans being loaded on to mules and donkeys of a NZ Pack Coy in Tunisia in May as the war in Africa drew to a close. Taken by M D Elias, 15 May 1943.

Key terms:
1 image, related to M D Elias, New Zealand. Army. 1st New Zealand Mule Pack Company, Tunisia, World War, 1939-1945 - Campaigns - Tunisia and Military bases - Water-supply.

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)Horizontal imageSingle negative

Historical Notes: Personnel of the newly formed 1st NZ Mule Pack Coy which served in Tunisia was drawn from men with previous experience with animals.

Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted

Other copies available: File print available in Pictorial Reference Service350. World War II. Tunisia 1943(PFP-001254)

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