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ID number PAIU1993/199.23
Collection Photograph
Object type Colour - Digital print
Maker McJannett, Ray (Photographer)
Place made Australia: Australian Capital Territory, Canberra
Date made 11 November 1993
Copying provision Copy provided for personal non-commercial use


To mark the 75th anniversary of the end of the First World War, the body of an unknown Australian soldier was recovered from Adelaide Cemetery near Villers-Bretonneux in France and transported to Australia. He was interred in the Australian War Memorial's Hall of Memory on 11 November 1993 to represent all Australians who have been killed in war. Here the funeral procession moving up Anzac Parade past a Guard of Honour formed by representatives of Ex-Service Unit Associations.