NAMATANAI, NEW IRELAND. 1945-10-29. THREE EMACIATED NATIVES WHO ALMOST STARVED DURING THE ...

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Accession Number 098514
Collection type Photograph
Object type Black & white - Film original negative film pack nitrate
Conflict Second World War, 1939-1945
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NAMATANAI, NEW IRELAND. 1945-10-29. THREE EMACIATED NATIVES WHO ALMOST STARVED DURING THE JAPANESE OCCUPATION, AWAIT TREATMENT AT THE AUSTRALIAN NEW GUINEA ADMINISTRATIVE UNIT NATIVE HOSPITAL. AN ANGAU ADMINISTRATIVE HEADQUARTERS HAS BEEN SET UP TO OPERATE IN NEW IRELAND AND SURROUNDING SMALLER ISLANDS.