|Object type||Black & white - Print silver gelatin|
Hobson, Phillip Oliver
|Place made||Japan: Kure|
|Date made||c April 1951|
British Commonwealth Occupation Force, 1946-1952 (Japan)
Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain
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Lieutenant General Sir Horace Robertson (left), Commander in Chief, British Commonwealth ...
Lieutenant General Sir Horace Robertson (left), Commander in Chief, British Commonwealth Occupation Force (BCOF) and Administrative Commander of BCOF in Japan and Korea, has just left the liner Taiyuan with his wife, Lady Robertson (front, wearing dark hat). On the wharf they are being met by an unidentified Australian Army officer, A Royal Australian Army Nursing Service (RAANS) sister and a civilian woman (obscured). Two crew members are watching from the deck of the ship.