090761

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ID number 090761
Collection Photograph
Object type Black & white
Physical description Black & white

Description

MILNE BAY, NEW GUINEA. 1942-09-21. ROYAL AUSTRALIAN ENGINEERS TROOPS REPAIRING THE BRIDGE ON THE MAIN ROUTE BETWEEN PONTOON WHARF AND THE GILI GILI - WAIGANI AREA. THE BRIDGE ENDS WERE WASHED AWAY AS A RESULT OF 10 INCHES OF RAIN IN 48 HOURS. MAJOR-GENERAL C. A. CLOWES (1), STANDS IN THE BACKGROUND.