SATTELBERG AREA, NEW GUINEA. 1943-11-17. TROOPS OF THE 2/48TH AUSTRALIAN INFANTRY BATTALION READY ...

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Accession Number 060600
Collection type Photograph
Object type Black & white
Physical description Black & white
Maker Buchanan, Robert John
Place made New Guinea: Huon Peninsula, Finschhafen, Sattelberg Area
Date made 17 November 1943
Conflict Second World War, 1939-1945
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SATTELBERG AREA, NEW GUINEA. 1943-11-17. TROOPS OF THE 2/48TH AUSTRALIAN INFANTRY BATTALION READY TO MOVE OVER THE TOP TO ATTACK JAPANESE POSITIONS ON SATTELBERG. SHOWN ARE: SX17852 PRIVATE D. C. MAHER (1) SX18485 PRIVATE T. D. HORRIGAN. (2) NOTE THAT THE ORIGINAL KEYED IMAGE HAS NOT SURVIVED AND THE ACTUAL POSITIONS OF MAHER AND HORRIGAN IS NOT KNOWN. SEE ALSO 060613 THAT IDENTIFIES A WOUNDED MAHER AND 60619 THAT IDENTIFIES HORRIGAN.