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Photograph - Leo Sterne & Unknown Male Celebrating End of World War II, Melbourne, circa 1945 Reg. No: MM 132306
- Black and white photograph of Leo Sterne and an unknown male in uniform holding up newspaper headlines declaring end of World War II.
- Small black and white photograph.
- Description Of Content:
- Leo Sterne, on the left in the photograph, is holding up 'The Herald' newspaper with the headline 'Peace - World Hails Jap Surrender'. Another unknown man in a military uniform standing next to Leo Sterne is also holding up two newspapers. 'The Sun' newspaper heading reads ' War Ends In Europe' and the other newspaper heading reads 'Peace - Japan Accepts Surrender Terms'. There is a prickly pear plant in the background.
|Dimensions:||86 mm (Height), 61 mm (Width)|
|Tagged with:||german communities, german immigration, world war ii 1939-1945, newspapers, australians at war, austrian immigration, japanese occupation|
|Themes this item is part of:||Domestic & Community Life Collection, Migration Collection|
|Secondary Classification:||Travel - Brought Goods|
|Inscriptions:||Handwritten in pencil: 'Leo on left'|
|Format:||Photograph: Black & White|
|Place & Date Depicted:||Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, circa 1945|
|Person Depicted:||Mr Leo Sterne, Austria, circa 1945|