[Crowds welcoming return of HMS Achilles]

Unidentified, Photographer

23 Feb 1940
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Maker and Role
Unidentified, Photographer
Production Date
23 Feb 1940
Parade of officers and crew of HMS Achilles homecoming parade in Auckland on 23 February 1940. HMS Achilles crew were addressed from the Mayor of Auckland, Ernest Davis, from the balcony of the Auckland Town Hall.
Crowds of spectators can be seen looking North East down Queen Street.
Physical Description
1 glass plate negative : black and white : 106 x 82 mm
Current Rights
No known copyright restrictions
Accession No
Credit Line
Unidentified. 23 Feb 1940. [Crowds welcoming return of HMS Achilles], 15/043/005. Walsh Memorial Library, The Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT).

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