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Members of the Maori Battalion during World War II, at Hove Dump, near Cassino, Italy, about to take supplies to the forward areas - Photograph taken by George Bull, [ca 29 April 1944]

Reference Number: DA-05622-F

Members of the Maori Battalion during World War II, at Hove Dump, at the foot of Inferno Track, near Cassino, Italy, about to start on their nightly run to the forward areas with supplies, circa 29 April 1944. Shows S Paparoa (from Papakura), W Brown (from Urewera) and Corporal T D Paipa (from Okoroire Springs). Photograph taken by George Robert Bull.

Key terms:
1 image, related to George Robert Bull, New Zealand. Army. 2nd NZEF. 28 Battalion (Maori Battalion), Hove Dump, World War, 1939-1945 - Campaigns - Italy, Military supplies, World War, 1939-1945 - Military personnel, New Zealand - Italy and World War, 1939-1945 - Military personnel, Maori - Italy.

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)Film negative. Horizontal imageSingle negative

Historical Notes: The track could only be used at night becuase of enemy observation.

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-033249)

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