US MARINES ARRIVING IN NEW ZEALAND, 1942-43

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Black and white stills of US Marines arriving in New Zealand.
The photography is by US Marines attached to specialist film units, who were stationed in New Zealand at this time.
Stills in this set capture US transports arriving in Wgn Harbour, 14 June 1942. Officers arriving, Wellington 19 June 1942. Marines from Guadalcanal arrive and board train for camp, Jan 1943. Marines relieved from Solomons disembark, Feb 1943. 43 Marine survivors from sinking of USS Chicago, Mar 1943. Marines from US march from troop transport, Mar 1943. Men crowd rails of ship, anticipating liberty, Auckland, 31 May 1943.

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Year 1943

Reference number S319497

Media type Stills

Collection Documentation Collection

Series USMC IN NZ 1942-43, NORM HATCH COLLECTION

Photographer Corporal R.A. Matjasic (and various)

Place of Production UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

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NGĀ TAONGA SOUND & VISION, WELLINGTON
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