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Reception given to New Zealand soldiers, by His Majesty the King of Greece, [ca 1941]

Reference Number: 1/4-019200-F

Group at an afternoon reception given by His Majesty the King of Greece to New Zealand soldiers who acted as bodyguard to the Greek Royal party during their evacuation from Crete. From left to right: Lieutenant W H Ryan, Princess Marie, Lady Palairet, Prince George, Prince Peter, His Majesty King of the Hellenes, and Colonel J S Blunt (British military attache to the Greek Army. Official photograph taken circa 1941 by an unidentified photographer.

Key terms:
1 image, related to Greece.

Part of:
World War 1939-1945 Official negatives, Reference Number PAColl-4161-15 (194 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 negative(s)Film negative. Single negative

Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted

Other copies available: File print available in Turnbull Library Pictures350. World War II. Greece(PFP-033290)

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