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New Zealand Army Special Air Service with goat mascot

Image

This group photograph shows the New Zealand Army’s Special Air Service Headquarters Troop with the squadron’s mascot, a goat named Angus.

The photograph was taken at Waiōuru on 14 September 1955, when New Zealand’s recently formed SAS squadron was training for service in the the Malayan Emergency (1948–1960).

Credit

Alexander Turnbull Library
Reference: WH-0155-F
Permission of the Alexander Turnbull Library, National Library of New Zealand, Te Puna Matauranga o Aotearoa must be obtained before any reuse of this image.

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New Zealand Army Special Air Service with goat mascot, URL: https://nzhistory.govt.nz/media/photo/new-zealand-army-special-air-service-goat-mascot, (Manatū Taonga — Ministry for Culture and Heritage), updated