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Photograph - Three Men in Army Uniform, Hungary, circa 1928 Image Reg. No: MM 085028

Summary:
Black and white photograph from an album containing a personal story of Julius Toth's immigration experience and a collection of 40 photo reproductions. Julius left Hungary late in 1956 following the unsuccessful Hungarian revolution and subsequent Soviet Occupation. He escaped to Austria where he spent three months in Displaced Persons Camps before migrating to Australia in March 1957. This image is one of six which record Julius' life in Hungary and his family.
Description:
Portrait format, sepia coloured reproduction photograph with decorative white border.
Description Of Content:
Three men posing in military uniform of the Hungarian army reserves. Two are standing one is seated. The man on the left is Julius Toth's father, who fought against the Soviet Union in Russia in 1945 and never returned.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Mr Julius Toth
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 8.8 cm (Width), 12.6 cm (Length)

More information

Tagged with: families, immigration, uniforms, photography, brought goods, hungarian communities, hungarian immigration, military forces, world war ii 1939-1945
Themes this item is part of: Clothing & Textiles Collection, Images & Image Making Collection, Migration Collection, Public Life & Institutions Collection
Primary Classification: MILITARY HISTORY
Secondary Classification: Service
Tertiary Classification: portraits
Inscriptions: Reverse: My father P. Toth Gyulo on left
Format: Photograph: Black & White
Place & Date Depicted: Hungary, circa 1928
User: Mr Julius Toth, Victoria, Australia, 1957-2000

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