70 years ago this month
To ready for the approaching Winter Campaign the Battalion completed a 100-mile march from Maadi to Alexandria in six days. They also suffered casualties during night manoeuvres. Read the war diary for August 1943 here
Niho Rogers of B Company who embarked with the Main Body.
Reference: Detail of PA.000048
Photographer: Richard John James Thomson
Further information and copies of this image may be obtained from Te Papa through its Collections Online website.
Permission of the Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa must be obtained before any reuse of this image.