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H.M. Transports 23/23A

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  • Catalogue title
    H.M. Transports 23/23A
  • Type
  • Identifiers
    D745.2  (Call Number)
  • Available in
    NZ Serial  (Location)
  • Series holdings
    Souvenir issue dated December 19, 1940-January 12, 1941
  • Physical description
    v. ; 34 cm.
  • Production
    [Printed and published by the Magazine Committee] (Publisher)
    On board ship  (Place of occurrence)
  • Subject
  • Citation
    H.M. Transports 23/23A
  • Notes
    • New Zealand troopship magazine.
    • Housed in NZ troopship magazine box 3.
    • Edited by Lt. Money.
    • Inscription on title page: "Officers Mess; not to be removed"
    • Magazine of the Second Section, 4th Reinforcements, 2 NZEF (129 officers and 2191 other ranks) which embarked at Wellington for the Middle East 19 December 1940 in "Empress of Russia" and "Dominion Monarch" (Shaw Savill Line). Troops were transferred to "Awatea" (Union Company) and "Aquitania" (Cunard Line) at Sydney and to "Khedive Ismail at Colombo.
    • CO Troops Lt. Col. G. H. Wilding. Ship's Captain W. Martin.

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