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Men of the Lower Hutt Battalion of the Home Guard taking a lunch break, Aug 1941

Reference Number: PAColl-8557-48

Men of the Lower Hutt Battalion of the Home Guard taking a lunch break during manoeuvres on the reclamation at Seaview Road, Lower Hutt. Shows a group of men around a makeshift table. (Tea?) is being poured into a cup from a billy can. Photograph taken in August 1941 by an unidentified staff photographer for the Evening Post.

Key terms:
1 image, related to New Zealand. Army. Home Guard. Lower Hutt, Luncheons, Rest periods, World War, 1939-1945 - Civil defence - New Zealand and Tea.

Part of:
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)Silver gelatin print 16.7 x 21.5 cm. Horizontal imageSingle photograph

Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted

Inscriptions: Inscribed - Verso - stamped in ink - Copyright Photograph Aug 22 1941 "The Evening Post" Wellington NZ

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