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HMNZS Kiwi attacking submarine


Russell Clark, Night action off Guadalcanal - HMS Kiwi and submarine, 30 January 1943.

Official War Artist Russell Clark depicts HMNZS Kiwi attacking the Japanese submarine I-1. The big sub had removed one of its deck guns to make room for a landing craft needed for its new mission of ferrying troops and supplies.


National Collection of War Art, Archives New Zealand
Reference: AAAC 898 NCWA 311
Artist: Russell Clark
Permission of Archives New Zealand Te Rua Mahara o te Kāwanatanga must be obtained before any reuse of this image.

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