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Photograph - Row of Beach Huts, New Guinea, Sister Isabel Erskine Plante, World War II, circa 1942 Image Reg. No: MM 129949

Summary:
One of 135 black and white photographs contained in a World War II-era photograph album, featuring photographs of Sister Isabel Erskine Plante in uniform, on service views of the Middle East and New Guinea - World War II.
The album belonged to Sister Isabel Erskine Plante, a nurse at the 7th Australian General Hospital in Palestine.
Description:
Black and white silver gelatin photograph contained in a photograph album. Photograph in mounted with brown photo corners.
Description Of Content:
View of a row of thatched beach huts on stilts at New Guinea.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Miss J. Plante, 1983
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 60 mm (Height), 87 mm (Width)

More information

Tagged with: world war ii 1939-1945, beaches, buildings, nursing, military memorabilia, militaria australian, huts, thatching, military medical care
Themes this item is part of: Arms Collection, Images & Image Making Collection, Leisure Collection, Public Life & Institutions Collection
Primary Classification: MILITARY HISTORY
Secondary Classification: Service
Tertiary Classification: recreation & tourism
Format: Photograph: Monochrome
Place & Date Depicted: New Guinea, circa 1942
Original Owner: Captain Isabel Plante - Australian Army Nursing Service, Essendon, Victoria, Australia, 1939-1945

Australian Army Nursing Service, World War II. Dates approximate, based on dates of World War II.

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