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Scene showing New Zealand troops loading drums of benzine onto a truck from the water, Green Island, North Solomon Islands, [ca 1941-1945]

Reference Number: DA-09570

Scene showing New Zealand troops loading drums of benzine on to a truck from a temporary dump created in the water. Taken by the United States Marine Corps on Green Island (Nissan Island), North Solomon islands, during the early stages of the landing at Green Island, 2nd World War.

Key terms:
1 image, related to United States Marine Corps, New Zealand Army 14th Infantry Brigade, Nissan Island, Motor fuels and Armies - Equipment.

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

Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted

Other copies available: File print available in Photographic ArchiveWar History Collection(PFP-014814)

Inscriptions: Inscribed - Backing board verso - top centre: NZ troops load drums of benzine from a temporary dump created in the water in the early stages of the landing at Green Is.

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