• NFP229
    RNZAF
    Aerial oblique view of the RNZAF Headquarters camp on Bloody Ridge, Guadalcanal.
    RNZAF
    oblique
    World War Two
    WW2
    Guadalcanal
    Bloody Ridge
    Headquarters
    HQ
  • NFP230
    RNZAF
    Aerial oblique view of the RNZAF Headquarters camp on Bloody Ridge, Guadalcanal.
    WW2
    World War Two
    oblique
    RNZAF
    Guadalcanal
    Bloody Ridge
    Headquarters
    HQ
  • PR1299
    RNZAF
    A member of the RNZAF Communications Section attaching phone-lines to a palm tree. Presumed to be Guadalcanal.
    WW2
    World War Two
    RNZAF
    Guadalcanal
  • PR1298
    RNZAF
    A member of the RNZAF Communications Section attaching phone-lines to a palm tree. Presumed to be Guadalcanal.
    WW2
    World War Two
    RNZAF
    Guadalcanal
  • PR1297
    RNZAF
    Airmen at work in a Pacific islands movie projection hut. Presumed to be Guadalcanal.
    WW2
    World War Two
    RNZAF
    Guadalcanal
    recreation
  • PR1296
    RNZAF
    RNZAF airman smoking a pipe and wearing a bullet holed Japanese helmet. Presumed to be Guadalcanal.
    WW2
    World War Two
    RNZAF
    Guadalcanal
    souvenir
  • PR1295
    RNZAF
    Group of RNZAF personnel examine a bullet holed Japanese helmet. Presumed to be Guadalcanal. 2nd down from top on left side is George Henry Farmer.
    WW2
    World War Two
    RNZAF
    Guadalcanal
    souvenir
  • PR1294
    RNZAF
    Truck being serviced on platform made of milled logs and 44 gallon drums. Presumed to be Guadalcanal.
    Guadalcanal
    RNZAF
    World War Two
    WW2
    Mechanical Transport
    MT
  • PR1293
    RNZAF
    A log being hand sawn. Presumed to be No. 1 Islands Works Squadron. Guadalcanal.
    WW2
    World War Two
    RNZAF
    Guadalcanal
    No. 1 Islands Works Squadron
  • PR1291
    RNZAF
    RNZAF airman, wearing a pith helmet, hangs out his laundry. Presumed to be Guadalcanal.
    WW2
    World War Two
    RNZAF
    Guadalcanal
  • PR1290
    RNZAF
    Water tower at Pacific Islands camp with water tanker, MT1317, being towed into place by a small Caterpillar tractor, MT857. Presumed to be Guadalcanal.
    WW2
    World War Two
    RNZAF
    Guadalcanal
    Mechanical Transport
    MT
    MT1317
    MT857
  • PR1289
    RNZAF
    Camp for timber mill personnel. Operated by No. 1 Islands Works Squadron. Guadalcanal.
    WW2
    World War Two
    RNZAF
    Guadalcanal
    No. 1 Islands Works Squadron
  • PR1287
    RNZAF
    RNZAF timber mill in operation. Operated by No. 1 Islands Works Squadron. Guadalcanal.
    WW2
    World War Two
    RNZAF
    Guadalcanal
    No. 1 Islands Works Squadron
  • PR1285
    RNZAF
    RNZAF timber mill in operation. Operated by No. 1 Islands Works Squadron. Guadalcanal. Vehicle at far right is a Japanese Model 98 (1938) 6-ton prime mover. Original caption for PR1288 describes it as a power generator, but it may have been used for winching logs up to the sawmill.
    WW2
    World War Two
    RNZAF
    Guadalcanal
    No. 1 Islands Works Squadron
  • PR1288
    RNZAF
    Japanese Model 98 (1938) 6-ton prime mover. Utilised as a timber mill power generating unit. Guadalcanal. Vehicle may also have been used to winch logs up to the sawmill. See also PR1285.
    WW2
    World War Two
    RNZAF
    Guadalcanal
    No. 1 Islands Works Squadron
  • PR1283
    RNZAF
    Group of timber mill personnel playing volleyball. Guadalcanal. The timber mill was operated by No. 1 Islands Works Squadron.
    sport
    recreation
    Guadalcanal
    RNZAF
    World War Two
    WW2
    No. 1 Islands Works Squadron
  • PR1282
    RNZAF
    Group of timber mill personnel. Operated by No. 1 Islands Works Squadron. Guadalcanal.
    RNZAF
    World War Two
    WW2
    Guadalcanal
    No. 1 Islands Works Squadron
  • PR1280
    RNZAF
    RNZAF personnel display their tropical butterfly and moth collection. Presumed to be Guadalcanal. See also PR1286.
    RNZAF
    World War Two
    WW2
    Guadalcanal
    animals
    butterfly
  • PR1286
    RNZAF
    Airman, wearing a pith helmet, displaying his tropical butterfly and moth collection. Presumed to be Guadalcanal. See also PR1280.
    WW2
    World War Two
    RNZAF
    Guadalcanal
    animals
    butterfly
  • PR1279
    RNZAF
    Group of RNZAF personnel posing in front of tents. Presumed to be Guadalcanal. Back row, second from left is Corporal Marshall Harry Wilson.
    RNZAF
    World War Two
    WW2
    Guadalcanal
  • PR1277
    RNZAF
    Group of Roman Catholic airmen with Flight Lieutenant (The Reverend) WW Ainsworth (eighth from the left). Guadalcanal.
    RNZAF
    World War Two
    WW2
    Guadalcanal
    Ainsworth
    religion
  • PR1276
    RNZAF
    Group of bomber crew outside an RNZAF Intelligence Section tent. Presumed to be No. 3 Squadron at Henderson Field, Guadalcanal. L-R [?]: Reg Lund, Stan Self, Bert Barclay, unknown, Jim Coltman, unknown, Ian Purdie.
    RNZAF
    World War Two
    WW2
    Guadalcanal
    Henderson Field
    No. 3 Squadron
    3 Sqn
  • PR1237
    RNZAF
    Members of No. 1 Fighter Maintenance Unit holding the damaged rudder from No. 14 Squadron pilot, Flying Officer EL Avery's Kittyhawk. Kukum Field, Guadalcanal. Avery's aircraft, believed to be NZ3064, was damaged 4 July 1943. See PR1268.
    Guadalcanal
    WW2
    World War Two
    RNZAF
    Avery
    damage
    No. 14 Squadron
    14 Sqn
    1 FMU
    Fighter Maintenance Unit
    Kittyhawk
    Kukum
    NZ3064
  • PR1268
    RNZAF
    Members of No. 1 Fighter Maintenance Unit work on No. 14 Squadron Kittyhawk NZ3064 in the aircraft servicing area. Kukum Field, Guadalcanal. This is believed to be the aircraft flown by Flying Officer EL Avery which was damaged in an action on 4 July 1943.
    NZ3064
    Kukum
    Kittyhawk
    Fighter Maintenance Unit
    1 FMU
    Guadalcanal
    RNZAF
    WW2
    World War Two
    Avery
    damage
    No. 14 Squadron
    14 Sqn
  • PR1230
    RNZAF
    Members of No. 1 Fighter Maintenance Unit holding the damaged rudder from No. 14 Squadron pilot, Flying Officer EL Avery's Kittyhawk. Kukum Field, Guadalcanal. See Contact Magazine, May 1944, page 26. Avery's aircraft, believed to be NZ3064, was damaged 4 July 1943. See PR1268.
    Guadalcanal
    WW2
    World War Two
    RNZAF
    Avery
    damage
    No. 14 Squadron
    14 Sqn
    1 FMU
    Fighter Maintenance Unit
    Kittyhawk
    Kukum
    NZ3064