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ID number HOBJ3872
Collection Photograph
Object type Black & white - Print silver gelatin
Photographer Hobson, Phillip Oliver
Place made Korea: Jamestown Line Area
Date made 1 January 1953


Korea. 1 January 1953. Informal portrait of 28290 Private Lawrence Charles (Larry) Hopson of Turramurra, NSW, and of D Company, the 3rd Battalion, The Royal Australian Regiment (3RAR), well muffled up against the cold, enjoys a bottle of beer from a Christmas parcel, despite the fact it is half frozen. Hopson will be 21 in April.