TOBRUK. MAIL FROM THE BASE POST OFFICE IN EGYPT IS BEING SENT BY SEA TO TOBRUK AND DELIVERED TO THE TROOPS OCCUPYING THE TOWN. HERE THE POSTAL UNIT OF THE 9TH DIVISION ARE TAKING THE MAILS BAGS ...
ID number007469
Collection typePhotograph
Object typeBlack & white
MakerHurley, James Francis (Frank)
Place madeNorth Africa: Libya, Cyrenaica, Tobruk Area, Tobruk
Date made25 April 1941
Physical descriptionBlack & white
DescriptionTOBRUK. MAIL FROM THE BASE POST OFFICE IN EGYPT IS BEING SENT BY SEA TO TOBRUK AND DELIVERED TO THE TROOPS OCCUPYING THE TOWN. HERE THE POSTAL UNIT OF THE 9TH DIVISION ARE TAKING THE MAILS BAGS INTO THE BUILDING IN MAIN STREET TOBRUK THAT NOW SERVES AS THE POST OFFICE PREPARATORY TO SORTING AND DISTRIBUTING. (NEGATIVE BY F. HURLEY).