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From the Collection of Melbourne Legacy 293 Swanston Street Melbourne Victoria

Description
Colour photo x 5 of an outing to a memorial in 1988.
Object Registration
01802
Keywords
widows, widows outing
Historical information
An outing by the widows club to visit a memorial to servicemen and women from the Woodhouse-Nareeb area. The photos show a group of ladies who attended and the plaques and memorial board.
The memorial board says 'World War 2 Soldier Settlement Woodhouse-Nareeb area. The settlers served with Navies, Armies, and Air Forces of the British Commonwealth, many of their wives served with the Womens' Auxillaries and nursing services.'
When Made
1988
Significance
A record of the types of activities Legacy provided as a physical and social outlet for widows.
Inscriptions & Markings
Photos are marked as 4 December 1988.
Last updated
3 May 2020 at 3:59PM