Boxes of supplies, probably for use in the Korean War, are being loaded onto the Tatsukiyo Maru ...

Accession Number HOBJ1240
Collection type Photograph
Object type Black & white - Print silver gelatin
Maker Hobson, Phillip Oliver
Place made Japan: Kure
Date made c September 1950
Conflict Korea, 1950-1953
Copyright

Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain

Public Domain Mark This item is in the Public Domain

Description

Boxes of supplies, probably for use in the Korean War, are being loaded onto the Tatsukiyo Maru at Kure wharf. Wharf cranes are shifting the loads, and Japanese crew members and Australian Army servicemen are on the deck of the ship.

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