The Soldiers Walk, Queens Domain, Hobart
 

 

First planting, August 1918

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Marquees set up for afternoon tea. [Weekly Courier 8th August 1918 p22]

Marquees set up for afternoon tea.
[Weekly Courier 8th August 1918 p22]

The band from Claremont Army Camp. [Tasmanian Mail 8th August 1918 p17]

The band from Claremont Army Camp. [Tasmanian Mail 8th August 1918 p17]

Shot of the Crowd listening to speeches. [Tasmanian Mail 8th August 1918 p18]

Shot of the Crowd listening to speeches.
[Tasmanian Mail 8th August 1918 p18]

Crowd assembling. [Tasmanian Mail 8th August 1918 p17]

Crowd assembling.
[Tasmanian Mail 8th August 1918 p17]

 

Crowd gathered near the stand. [Tasmanian Mail 8th August 1918 p17]

Crowd gathered near the stand.
[Tasmanian Mail 8th August 1918 p17]

Crowd shot from the stand. [Tasmanian Mail 8th August 1918 p18]

Crowd shot from the stand.
[Tasmanian Mail 8th August 1918 p18]

Crowd and official cars on Davies Avenue. [Weekly Courier 8th August 1918 p22]

Crowd and official cars on Davies Avenue.
[Weekly Courier 8th August 1918 p22]

Crowd and official cars on Davies Avenue.  [Weekly Courier 8th August 1918 p22]

Crowd and official cars on Davies Avenue.
[Weekly Courier 8th August 1918 p22]

Men returned from C Squadron 3rd Light Horse. [Weekly Courier 8th August 1918 p22]

Men returned from C Squadron 3rd Light Horse.
[Weekly Courier 8th August 1918 p22]

Group of dignitaries including Col Young, Major Lewis and Anglican Archbishop . [Tasmanian Mail 8th August 1918 p18]

Group of dignitaries including Col Young, Major Lewis and Anglican Archbishop .
[Tasmanian Mail 8th August 1918 p18]

Part of the Guard of Honour. [Tasmanian Mail 8th August 1918 p17]

Part of the Guard of Honour.
[Tasmanian Mail 8th August 1918 p17]

Guard of Honour. [Tasmanian Mail 8th August 1918 p17]

Guard of Honour.
[Tasmanian Mail 8th August 1918 p17]

Guard of Honour. [Weekly Courier 8th August 1918 p22]

Guard of Honour.
[Weekly Courier 8th August 1918 p22]

Sir Herbert Nicholls CJ giving his speech. [Weekly Courier 8th August 1918 p22]

Sir Herbert Nicholls CJ giving his speech.
[Weekly Courier 8th August 1918 p22]

Sir Herbert Nicholls on the stand. [Tasmanian Mail 8th August 1918 p17]

Sir Herbert Nicholls on the stand.
[Tasmanian Mail 8th August 1918 p17]

Group of returned soldiers. [Tasmanian Mail 8th August 1918 p18]

Group of returned soldiers.
[Tasmanian Mail 8th August 1918 p18]

Group of returned soldiers . [Tasmanian Mail 8th August 1918 p18]

Group of returned soldiers.
[Tasmanian Mail 8th August 1918 p18]

Soldiers assembling at Anglesea Barracks. [Tasmanian Mail 8th August 1918 p17]

Soldiers assembling at Anglesea Barracks.
[Tasmanian Mail 8th August 1918 p17]

Soldiers parading before the march. [Tasmanian Mail 8th August 1918 p17]

Soldiers parading before the march.
[Tasmanian Mail 8th August 1918 p17]

Family gathered at the tree for Dvr Lighten. [Tasmanian Mail 8th August 1918 p18]

Family gathered at the tree for Dvr Lighten.
[Tasmanian Mail 8th August 1918 p18]

Family gathered at the tree for Spr Capstick. [Tasmanian Mail 8th August 1918 p18]

Family gathered at the tree for Spr Capstick.
[Tasmanian Mail 8th August 1918 p18]

Tree planted for Pte Gibson. [Weekly Courier 8th August 1918 p23]

Tree planted for Pte Gibson.
[Weekly Courier 8th August 1918 p23]

Family gathered at the tree for Spr Cleary. [Weekly Courier 8th August 1918 p23]

Family gathered at the tree for Spr Cleary.
[Weekly Courier 8th August 1918 p23]

Family gathered at the tree for Pte Williamson. [Tasmanian Mail 8th August 1918 p18]

Family gathered at the tree for Pte Williamson.
[Tasmanian Mail 8th August 1918 p18]

Family gathered at the tree for Lt Hare. [Weekly Courier 8th August 1918]

Family gathered at the tree for Lt Hare.
[Weekly Courier 8th August 1918]

Unknown mourner at tree. [Tasmanian Mail 8th August 1918 p18]

Unknown mourner at tree.
[Tasmanian Mail 8th August 1918 p18]

Unknown group of mourners at tree. [Tasmanian Mail 8th August 1918 p18]

Unknown group of mourners at tree.
[Tasmanian Mail 8th August 1918 p18]

Unknown group of mourners at tree. [Tasmanian Mail 15th August 1918 p17]

Unknown group of mourners at tree.
[Tasmanian Mail 15th August 1918 p17]

 
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