Go to Home Page - Archives New Zealand

Russell Clark, Landing from L.C.T.s near Falamai, second wave coming in, c.1945

Ref: AAAC 898 NCWA 54

More About this Record

Troops from the the 8th Brigade of the 3rd New Zealand Division landed on a peninsula at Falamai on Mono Island, during the Treasury Islands campaign in October 1943. The landing was the first opposed landing by New Zealand troops since Gallipoli in 1915.

Watercolour, 502 x 684mm
Pacific campaign

Tags / Keywords