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A train showing soldiers of the 3rd echelon departing to serve in World War II, Papakura, Auckland, ca 1940

Reference Number: 1/2-066359-F

A train in Papakura showing departing soldiers of the 3rd echelon leaning out of the windows. People farewelling the troops stand on the platform in the foreground. Streamers can be seen. Taken by A W Powell circa 1940.

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1 image, related to Arthur Walter Powell, New Zealand Army 2nd NZEF 3rd Echelon, Papakura District, Railways - Trains, Farewells and World War, 1939-1945 - Military personnel.

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A train showing soldiers of the 3rd echelon departing to serve in World War II, Papakura, Auckland, Reference Number 1/2-066359-F (1 digitised items)

Extent: 1 b&w original negative(s)Horizontal imageSingle negative

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Other copies available: File print available in Pictorial Reference Service350. World War I. Departures.(PFP-001548)

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