121943

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ID number 121943
Collection Photograph
Object type Black & white
Physical description Black & white

Description

MELBOURNE, VIC 1945-11-30. AN INVESTITURE CEREMONY WAS HELD AT GOVERNMENT HOUSE WHERE SERVICE PERSONNEL RECEIVED AWARDS FROM THE GOVERNOR GENERAL, THE DUKE OF GLOUCESTER. MRS NEWTON WHO RECEIVED THE VC AWARDED TO HER LATE SON, FLIGHT LIEUTENANT W. E. NEWTON RAAF, CHATTING WITH THE DUKE AND DUCHESS OF GLOUCESTER AFTER THE CEREMONY. (PHOTOGRAPHER CPL NESTOR)