Farewell parade for Lieutenant General (Lt Gen) H C H Robertson, Commander in Chief of the British Commonwealth Occupation Force (BCOF) at Anzac Park in Kure, Japan. Lt Gen Robertson is addressing ...
ID numberLEEJ0008
Collection typePhotograph
Object typeBlack & white - Film original negative 5x4" safety base
MakerLee, Douglas Herbert
Place madeJapan: Kure
Date made10 November 1951
DescriptionFarewell parade for Lieutenant General (Lt Gen) H C H Robertson, Commander in Chief of the British Commonwealth Occupation Force (BCOF) at Anzac Park in Kure, Japan. Lt Gen Robertson is addressing the troops from the dais. Standing on Lt Gen Robertson's left is his successor Lt Gen W Bridgeford. Behind them on the dais are, left to right: Commander C J Stevenson, RAN; Brigadier (Brig) R H Batten, Commander of British Commonwealth Forces Korea (BCFK); Brig R S Park of New Zealand Kay Force; Brig Alderson, Australian Financial Advisor; Lieutenant Colonel G C Corbauld, 25 Canadian Rifleman Group; and Group Captain A G Carr, RAAF.