Story: Peacekeeping

Desert driving, Sinai

Desert driving, Sinai

Desert driving skills were taught by the New Zealand specialists to other members of the Multinational Force and Observers (MFO) group in Sinai. Warrant Officer Peter Sheppard is shown here explaining the controls of a Mack prime mover to US Army driver Dorothy Futrell.

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Alexander Turnbull Library, Dominion Post Collection (PAColl-7327)
Reference: EP-Defence-RNZAF-06

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David Capie, 'Peacekeeping - Peacekeeping during the Cold War, 1950s to 1980s', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/photograph/36081/desert-driving-sinai (accessed 18 November 2019)

Story by David Capie, published 20 Jun 2012, updated 10 Jun 2015