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Returned servicemen in parade through High Street, Christchurch, [ca 1918]

Reference Number: 1/1-008385-G

Returned servicemen (invalided troops), in a motorcade through High Street in Christchurch. At the front of the procession a car carries an army brass band, followed by a car of dignitaries, and other cars containing officers in uniform. Soldiers and civilians watch the parade from the sides of the street, and the windows of surrounding buildings. Taken circa 1918, by an unidentified photographer for the Press.

Key terms:
1 image, related to High Street, Automobiles - New Zealand - Canterbury Region, Military ceremonies, honours, and salutes - New Zealand - Canterbury Region and World War, 1914-1918 - Military personnel, New Zealand - New Zealand.

Part of:
The Press (Newspaper) :Negatives, Reference Number PA-Group-00103 (247 digitised items)

Extent: 1 b&w original negative(s)Glass negative. Horizontal imageSingle negative

Conditions governing access to original: Partial restriction - Negatives are not available for viewing. Surrogate copies will be provided.

Other copies available: File print available in Turnbull Library Pictures350. World War I. Returned Servicemen(PFP-029746)

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