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[Composite of part of photograph entitled Tobruk burns in the background as Australian troops rest on the heights overlooking the coastal town, before advancing to occupy it, January 1941 : Barqah, Libya] and photograph of Tobruk War Cemetery and memorial] [picture]
Bib ID 3085964
Format PicturePicture, OnlineOnline
Author
Hurley, Frank, 1885-1962
 
Online Versions
Description 1941 
1 photograph : sepia toned ; 50.8 x 40.6 cm. 
Series

Hurley collection of photographic prints.

Notes

Title devised by cataloguer.

Part of collection: Hurley collection of photographic prints.

Condition: Some cracks along edges; crack and tear bottom left; some pigment loss.

Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-147389436

Subjects Tobruk, Battles of, Tobruk, Libya, 1941-1942 -- Photographs.  |  World War, 1939-1945 -- Participation, Australian -- Photographs.  |  Soldiers -- Australia -- Photographs.  |  Tobruk War Cemetery (Tobruk, Libya) -- Photographs.  |  Cemeteries -- Libya -- Tobruk -- Photographs.  |  Soldiers' bodies, Disposition of -- Libya -- Tobruk -- Photographs.  |  World War, 1939-1945 -- Monuments -- Libya -- Tobruk -- Photographs.  |  War memorials -- Libya -- Tobruk -- Photographs.
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Tobruk burns in the background as Australian troops rest on the heights overlooking the coastal town, before advancing to occupy it, January 1941.

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