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A mine swept up from the Hauraki Gulf, Auckland, after the sinking of the Niagara during World War 2, [after 19 Jun 1940]

Reference Number: PAColl-5547-084

A mine swept up from the Hauraki Gulf, Auckland, after the ship Niagara was sunk on 19 June 1940. Looks across a row boat, towards a mine floating on the sea. Photograph taken by an unidentified photographer circa June 1940.

Key terms:
1 image, related to Niagara (Ship. 1912-1940), Hauraki Gulf and Mines (Military explosives).

Part of:
War History original photographic prints from the file print collection, Reference Number PAColl-5547 (52 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 photographic print(s)Silver gelatin print, 16.2 x 11.5 cm. Horizontal imageSingle photograph

Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted

Inscriptions: Inscribed - Verso - [stamped in ink] Please return promptly to Director of Publicity Prime Minister's Dept., Wellington; Verso - 29 a; Verso - [Palm N ?]

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