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Photograph - H.V. McKay, Mark IV Tank, 1918 Image Reg. No: MM 017428

Summary:
Black and white photograph of soldiers standing with a Mark IV Tank. The soldiers possibly include H.V. McKay staff and tank crew. This tank is now held in the collection of the Australian War Memorial.

This image is part of a collection of photographs, negatives, moving film, artefacts, documents and trade literature belonging to the H. V. McKay Sunshine Collection. The Australian operations of this company were originally founded by Hugh V. McKay in the 1890s. The McKay collection is regarded as one of the most significant industrial heritage collections in Australia.
Description Of Content:
Soldiers posing in front of a World War One English Mark IV 'Female' tank, serial number 4643.
Discipline: Technology

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Tagged with: armoured vehicles, machines, manufacturing workers, soldiers, tanks, milk factory emu flat 1893, world war i 1914-1918, military forces
Themes this item is part of: H.V. McKay Sunshine Collection, Images & Image Making Collection, Transport Collection, Sunshine Harvester Works, Contributions to the War Effort, World War I, 1914-1920, Sustainable Futures Collection
Primary Classification: MILITARY HISTORY
Secondary Classification: Service
Tertiary Classification: weapons & munitions
Original Caption: 1918
Format: Photograph: Black & White
Place & Date Depicted: Australia, 1918

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