AT SEA NORTHERN AUSTRALIA. 1946-02-08. TROOPS TAKING PART IN A NIGHTLY QUIZ AND CONCERT ON THE ...

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Accession Number 125870
Collection type Photograph
Object type Black & white
Physical description Black & white
Maker Stewart, Ronald Leslie
Conflict Second World War, 1939-1945
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AT SEA NORTHERN AUSTRALIA. 1946-02-08. TROOPS TAKING PART IN A NIGHTLY QUIZ AND CONCERT ON THE UPPER DECK OF THE TRANSPORT SHIP USS WINCHESTER VICTORY. THE WINNERS RECEIVED PRIZES FROM THE AUSTRALIAN COMFORTS FUND. MOST OF THESE MEN WERE MEMBERS OF THE 2/27TH BATTALION, RETURNING HOME TO AUSTRALIA AFTER SERVING WITH THE AUSTRALIAN FORCES OF OCCUPATION IN THE CELEBES.