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A presentation by members of the Home Guard, Tonga Defence Force, 2nd NZEF, during the anniversary of the accession of King George Tubou 1 as King of Tonga, between 1943-1944

Reference Number: PA1-f-107-43-3

A presentation by members of the Home Guard, Tonga Defence Force, 2nd NZEF, on parade in Tonga during celebrations on the anniversary of the accession of King Tubou I as King of Tonga. Photograph taken between 1943-1944. Photographer unidentified.

Key terms:
1 image, related to King of Tonga Taufa'ahau Tupou I and Military ceremonies, honours, and salutes - Tonga.

Part of:
World War II Official album. Tonga Defence Force, Reference Number PA1-f-107 (20 digitised items)
World War 1939-1945, albums, Reference Number PAColl-4161-03 (55 digitised items)
New Zealand. Department of Internal Affairs. War History Branch :Photographs relating to World War 1914-1918, World War 1939-1945, occupation of Japan, Korean War, and Malayan Emergency, Reference Number PAColl-4161 (2071 digitised items)

Extent: 1 b&w original photographic print(s)Silver gelatin print 7.3 x 10.4 cm, mounted on album page 41.9 x 27 cm. Horizontal imageSingle photograph

Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted

Citation: Any publication must be accompanied by the credit "World War 2 Official album of the Tonga Defence Force, Alexander Turnbull Library"

Inscriptions: Inscribed - on top of previous page: Home Guard Parade on Anniversary of Accession of George Tubou 1 as King of Tonga; On album page - above image: Demonstration of Home Guard activities

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