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The Indian troops of the British Imperial Army toured New Zealand and visited Palmerston North for a short time. The train stopped in the centre of The Square, the troops disembarked, performed some displays and them re-embarked on the train. For an account of their reception, see Manawatu Times 25 February 1901, Page 2 (available online at paperspast.natlib.govt.nz)

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2014N_Sq305_008765
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Visit of the Imperial Troops to Palmerston North
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Public Photograph Collection Sq 305
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Coolstore

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The Square, Palmerston North
Date
February 24, 1901

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