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Photograph - Ret. Soldiers Ball Wangaratta 9.8.37

From the Collection of Wangaratta RSL Sub Branch 2-4 Templeton Street Wangaratta Victoria

Description
Black and white unframed photograph of large group of men and women in front of stage with flags in background mounted on brown cardboard
Size
Photograph 14cm W x 8.5cm L with attached Mount 20cm W x 24cm L
Object Registration
345.1
Keywords
1937, wangaratta, returned soldier's ball
Historical information
Returned Soldier's Ball held in Wangaratta on 9th August 1937
Captain Mulder and Jim Boyd were floor stewards. A special set of four couples in full regimental dress danced the Quadrilles and other set dances.
When Made
1937
Made By
N R McGeehan (Flashlight Specialists) (Maker)
Significance
First Military Ball held in Wangaratta and due to its success it was decided to make it an annual event.
Inscriptions & Markings
A momento of the Ret. Soldiers Ball Wangaratta
9.8.37
Last updated
12 Jul 2020 at 5:31PM