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Wreath laying, ANZAC Day 1942, Wellington, 25 April 1942

Reference Number: EP-Days of Commemoration-ANZAC Day-06

Wreath laying ceremony, The Cenotaph, Wellington. The foreground group ascending the steps include Herbert St Barbe Holland, Anglican Bishop of Wellington, and Prime Minister Peter Fraser. Men waiting to lay wreaths are lined up behind them across Lambton Quay to the entrance to the wooden Governemnt Building. Photographed by an Evening Post staff photographer on the 25th of April 1942.

Key terms:
1 image, related to Rt Hon Peter Fraser, Bishop Herbert St Barbe Holland, Wellington City, Anglican Communion - Bishops - New Zealand, Cities and towns - New Zealand - Wellington Region, Wreaths, Anzac Day, Men - New Zealand - Wellington Region, World War, 1914-1918 - Anniversaries, etc., Prime ministers - New Zealand and Memorial rites and ceremonies.

Part of:
Days of Commemoration, Reference Number EP-Days of Commemoration (7 digitised items)
Evening Post illustrations file, Reference Number PAColl-7327-1 (342 digitised items)
The Dominion Post :Photographic negatives and prints of the Evening Post and Dominion newspapers, Reference Number PAColl-7327 (2038 digitised items)

Extent: 1 b&w original photographic print(s)Silver gelatin print, 20.1 x 15.5 cm. Single photograph

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