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Members of the Whakarongo Home Guard, which was set up during World War Two, sitting on the back of a truck and manning a checkpoint on the Ashhurst-Palmerston North road, near Raukawa Road. The man second from right is Arthur Koehler.

Identification

Object type
Image
Digitisation ID
2007N_Pg42_WAR_0021
Title
Whakarongo Home Guard
Relation
Public Photograph Collection Pg 42
Held In
Coolstore

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Creation

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Place
Palmerston North
Date
1940 to 1945

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Credit Line
Palmerston North City Library

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