PONTIANAK, BORNEO 1945-10-23. OCCUPATION OF PONTIANAK BY THE 2/33RD BATTALION. TROOPS OF THE ...

Place Asia: Borneo, Pontianak
Accession Number 119738
Collection type Photograph
Object type Black & white
Physical description Black & white
Conflict Second World War, 1939-1945
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PONTIANAK, BORNEO 1945-10-23. OCCUPATION OF PONTIANAK BY THE 2/33RD BATTALION. TROOPS OF THE BATTALION AND ATTACHED PERSONNEL MARCHING OUT OF THE TOWN OF PONTIANAK. THEY ARE PASSING BENEATH ONE OF THE ARCHES BUILT BY THE CHINESE POPULATION TO WELCOME THEM. (PHOTOGRAPHER SERGEANT R. DONALDSON)