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Men of the Home Guard and other recruits being sworn in for the Emergency Precautions Scheme, Wellington, Monday 16 December 1940

Reference Number: PAColl-5927-10

Men of the Home Guard and other recruits being sworn in for the Emergency Precautions Scheme in Wellington during World War II. The men are assembled at the Wellington City Council bus yard. Taken by an unidentified photographer on Monday 16 December 1940 for the 'Evening Post'.

Key terms:
1 image, related to Wellington City, Emergency management, World War, 1939-1945 - Civil defence - New Zealand and World War, 1939-1945 - New Zealand.

Part of:
Evening Post original photographic prints and postcards, from file print collection, Box 2, Reference Number PAColl-5927 (55 digitised items)
Evening Post photographic prints, Reference Number PAColl-0614-2 (404 digitised items)
Evening Post :Photographic negatives and prints of the Evening Post newspaper, Reference Number PA-Group-00287 (5802 digitised items)

Extent: 1 b&w original photographic print(s)Horizontal imageSingle photograph

Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted

Other copies available: File print available in Turnbull Library Pictures350. World War II. War Work(PFP-017242)

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