During the campaign in Malaya, preparations were being made behind the lines to prevent equipment from falling into the hands of the advancing Japanese troops.  At a Netherlands fighter squadron, a ...
ID number011475
Collection typePhotograph
Object typeBlack & white
MakerDepartment of Information
Place madeMalaya
Date madeJanuary 1942
Physical descriptionBlack & white
DescriptionDuring the campaign in Malaya, preparations were being made behind the lines to prevent equipment from falling into the hands of the advancing Japanese troops. At a Netherlands fighter squadron, a Javanese member of the ground staff closes one of the gun-bay panels on a Dutch Brewster Buffalo fighter.