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Photograph - Australian Troops in Victory Parade, the Strand, London, 1919 Reg. No: ST 041181
- Small photograph of Australian troops on the victory parade in The Strand London 1919, following World War I. According to the 13th Light Horse Association Annual Report Dudley was in charge of a 13th Light Horse escort that led the parade.
- Black and white photograph.
- Description Of Content:
- Small photograph of Australian troops marching in the Victory Parade on AnzacDay 1919 at the Strand, London, 1919. Soldiers are carrying rifles and flags. A crowd at the edge of the march look on.
- Acquisition Information:
- Donation from Mrs Patricia Fowles
|Tagged with:||wars conflicts, horses, world war i 1914-1918, australian military forces, commemorations, australian army, military memorabilia, anzac day, parades, marchers, street marches|
|Themes this item is part of:||Lieutenant Dudley Arnold Langford Townley, AIF (1895-?), Transcription of Letter - Dudley Townley, to Freda Gwyn, Enroute to Australia, 22 May 1919, Public Life & Institutions Collection, Sustainable Futures Collection|
|Primary Classification:||MILITARY HISTORY|
|Tertiary Classification:||parades & street festivals|
|Inscriptions:||"March through London" "Victory pde. ANZAC troops"|
|Format:||Photograph: Black & White|
|Place & Date Depicted:||5th Light Horse Regiment, Australian Imperial Force (AIF), London, England, Great Britain, circa 1919|
|Person Depicted:||Lieutenant Dudley Townley - Australian Imperial Force (AIF)
Need to confirm if the image indeed depicts Townley - there is some doubt, as other images show him riding a horse.
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