Collection of photographs related to NX163744 Thomas Sachs

Place Oceania: New Guinea, Wewak
Accession Number AWM2019.798.5
Collection type Photograph
Object type Print
Copyright

Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain

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Description

Collection of images related to NX163744 Gunner (Gnr) Thomas Sachs, 2/1 Field Regiment. The images cover a range of subjects including military actions in Wewak in 1945, artillery use, group photographs, Japanese surrender ceremony and prisoner of war processes. Some group photographs have captions including: NX163744 Gunner (Gnr) Thomas Sachs, NX97773 Sergeant Geoffrey Ridley Bloomfield and NX72176 Bombardier Leonard Francis Emelhainz.

These images are part of a collection of objects related to the service of the Sachs brothers during the Second World War; NX9629 Lieutenant (Lt) John Fritz Sachs MM, NX163744 Gnr Thomas Sachs and NX10979 Gnr Peter Sachs.