Firing a 25 pounder at Minqar Qaim, Egypt - Photograph taken by Harold Paton, [ca 9 Jul 1942]
Reference Number: DA-02545
New Zealand soldiers firing a 25 pounder at Minqar Qaim, Egypt, during World War II. The men were fighting a long artillery duel, and repeated Panzer attacks. Photograph taken circa 9 July 1942, by Harold Paton.
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. Square imageSingle negative
Conditions governing access to original: Partial restriction - Negatives are not available for viewing. Surrogate copies will be provided. .
Other copies available: File print available in Photographic ArchiveWar History Collection(PFP-031720)
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