Digitised Image

Raising the American flag, Isle of Nou, New Caledonia, 1943

Reference Number: WA-03372-F

Sailor raising the American flag, Isle of Nou, Noumea Harbour, New Caledonia. In the background partly hidden by trees is a single storied wooden building. Soldiers stand to attention in the shade of the trees. Photographed in 1943 by Whites Aviation.

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Cityscapes, related to Ile Nou, New Caledonia, Wooden buildings - New Caledonia, Flags - United States, World War, 1939-1945 - Military personnel and Soldiers - New Caledonia.

Part of:
Whites Aviation Ltd :Photographs, Reference Number PA-Group-00080 (377 digitised items)

Extent: 1 b&w original negative(s)Cellulosic film negative, 13.2 x 10 cm. Horizontal imageSingle negative

Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted

Citation: Any publication or exhibition must be accompanied by the credit "Whites Aviation Collection, Alexander Turnbull Library"

Usage: You can search, browse, print and download items from this website for research and personal study. You are welcome to reproduce the above image(s) on your blog or another website, but please maintain the integrity of the image (i.e. don't crop, recolour or overprint it), reproduce the image's caption information and link back to here (http://mp.natlib.govt.nz/detail/?id=87488). If you would like to use the above image(s) in a different way (e.g. in a print publication), or use the transcription or translation, permission must be obtained. More information about copyright and usage can be found on the Copyright and Usage page of the NLNZ web site.

External Links:
View Full Descriptive Record in TAPUHI
View and/or order a copy of this image from Timeframes
View Archived Image on NDHA

Leave a comment

This function is coming soon.

Latest comments