The Soldiers Walk, Queens Domain, Hobart
 

 

Gallery • site preparation (1918)

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Men from A Company Claremont Camp, 22/6/1918.  [Weekly Courier 27th June 1918 p23]

Men from A Company Claremont Camp, 22/6/1918.
[Weekly Courier 27th June 1918 p23]

Miss Addison and party preparing spot for her brother's tree, 22/6/1918.  [Tasmanian Mail 27th June 1918 p19]

Miss Addison and party preparing spot for her brother's tree, 22/6/1918.
[Tasmanian Mail 27th June 1918 p19]

Permanent Guard of returned soldiers during preparation, 27/7/1918. [Weekly Courier 1st August July 1918 p19]

Permanent Guard of returned soldiers during preparation, 27/7/1918.
[Weekly Courier 1st August July 1918 p19]

Youthful volunteers with their minders, 27/7/1918.  [Weekly Courier 1st August July 1918 p19]

Youthful volunteers with their minders, 27/7/1918.
[Weekly Courier 1st August July 1918 p19]

Parade of Boys Scouts who attended, 18/7/1918. [Weekly Courier 25th July 1918 p21]

Parade of Boys Scouts who attended, 18/7/1918.
[Weekly Courier 25th July 1918 p21]

Boy Scouts exercising, 18/7/1918. [Weekly Courier 25th July 1918 p21]

Boy Scouts exercising, 18/7/1918.
[Weekly Courier 25th July 1918 p21]

Lads from the Boy Home in Landsdowne Crescent helping out, 18/7/1918. [Weekly Courier 25th July 1918 p21]

Lads from the Boy Home in Landsdowne Crescent helping out, 18/7/1918.
[Weekly Courier 25th July 1918 p21]

Mr E J Charles and party, 13/7/1918. [Weekly Courier 18th July 1918 p19]

Mr E J Charles and party, 13/7/1918.
[Weekly Courier 18th July 1918 p19]

Sam Crisp and party lend a hand, 6/7/1918. [Weekly Courier 11th July 1918 p21]

Sam Crisp and party lend a hand, 6/7/1918.
[Weekly Courier 11th July 1918 p21]

Members of the Crowhurst family preparing spot for Fuller tree, 18/7/1918. [Weekly Courier 25th July 1918 p21]

Members of the Crowhurst family preparing spot for Fuller tree, 18/7/1918.
[Weekly Courier 25th July 1918 p21]

Senator Earle and Mr Morgan doing their bit, 27/7/1918. [Weekly Courier 1st August July 1918 p19]

Senator Earle and Mr Morgan doing their bit, 27/7/1918.
[Weekly Courier 1st August July 1918 p19]

Unknown family group, 27/7/1918. [Weekly Courier 1st August July 1918 p19]

Unknown family group, 27/7/1918.
[Weekly Courier 1st August July 1918 p19]

Sgt Foster and Committee by the Boer War Memorial, 22/6/1918. [Tasmanian Mail 27th June 1918 p19]

Sgt Foster and Committee by the Boer War Memorial, 22/6/1918.
[Tasmanian Mail 27th June 1918 p19]

Group of workers who assisted with the digging of holes for the Soldiers Avenue, 29/6/1918. [Tasmanian Mail 4th July 1918 p19]

Group of workers who assisted with the digging of holes for the Soldiers Avenue, 29/6/1918.
[Tasmanian Mail 4th July 1918 p19]

Group of workers who assisted with the digging of holes for the Soldiers Avenue, 29/6/1918. [Tasmanian Mail 4th July 1918 p19]

Group of workers who assisted with the digging of holes for the Soldiers Avenue, 29/6/1918.
[Tasmanian Mail 4th July 1918 p19]

Group of workers who assisted with the digging of holes for the Soldiers Avenue, 29/6/1918. [Tasmanian Mail 4th July 1918 p19]

Group of workers who assisted with the digging of holes for the Soldiers Avenue, 29/6/1918.
[Tasmanian Mail 4th July 1918 p19]

Group of workers who assisted with the digging of holes for the Soldiers Avenue, 29/6/1918. [Tasmanian Mail 4th July 1918 p19]

Group of workers who assisted with the digging of holes for the Soldiers Avenue, 29/6/1918.
[Tasmanian Mail 4th July 1918 p19]

still close to all the action - and just far enough away too maybe. this is a quiet little place here but very friendly and beautiful

Emma Crook (right front) and William (left front) preparing a hole for one of the Hall brothers, Emma's sons from her first marriage, 6/7/1918.
[Weekly Courier 11th July 1918 p21]

The James party, 18/7/1918. [Weekly Courier 25th July 1918 p21]

The James party, 18/7/1918.
[Weekly Courier 25th July 1918 p21]

Group preparing spot for Monks' tree, 18/7/1918. [Weekly Courier 25th July 1918 p21]

Group preparing spot for Monks' tree, 18/7/1918.
[Weekly Courier 25th July 1918 p21]

Rev Overend and assistants, 18/7/1918. [Weekly Courier 25th July 1918 p21]

Rev Overend and assistants, 18/7/1918.
[Weekly Courier 25th July 1918 p21]

Preparing the site for Pte Scott's tree, the first of the New Town row (Powder Magazine in background), 13/7/1918. [Weekly Courier 18th July 1918 p19]

Preparing the site for Pte Scott's tree, the first of the New Town row (Powder Magazine in background), 13/7/1918.
[Weekly Courier 18th July 1918 p19]

Returned soldiers helping out, 22/6/1918. [Weekly Courier 27th June 1918 p23]

Returned soldiers helping out, 22/6/1918.
[Weekly Courier 27th June 1918 p23]

Returned soldiers helping out, 13/7/1918. [Weekly Courier 18th July 1918 p19]

Returned soldiers helping out, 13/7/1918. [Weekly Courier 18th July 1918 p19]

Returned soldiers helping out, 13/7/1918. [Weekly Courier 18th July 1918 p19]

Returned soldiers who volunteered for work, 22/6/1918.
[Weekly Courier 27th June 1918 p23]

The Robinson party, 18/7/1918. [Weekly Courier 25th July 1918 p21]

The Robinson party, 18/7/1918.
[Weekly Courier 25th July 1918 p21]

Sgt Foster MHA (seated in cap) and the Committee, 22/6/1918. [Weekly Courier 27th June 1918 p23]

Sgt Foster MHA (seated in cap) and the Committee, 22/6/1918.
[Weekly Courier 27th June 1918 p23]

Soldiers helping out, 22/6/1918. [Tasmanian Mail 27th June 1918 p22]

Soldiers helping out, 22/6/1918. [Tasmanian Mail 27th June 1918 p22]

Soldiers helping out (note additional 'ghost' figure), 22/6/1918. [Tasmanian Mail 27th June 1918 p22]

Soldiers helping out (note additional 'ghost' figure), 22/6/1918.
[Tasmanian Mail 27th June 1918 p22]

Soldiers helping out, 22/6/1918. [Tasmanian Mail 27th June 1918 p22]

Soldiers helping out, 22/6/1918. [Tasmanian Mail 27th June 1918 p22]

A tableaux of workers, 22/6/1918. [Weekly Courier 27th June 1918 p23]

A tableaux of workers, 22/6/1918.
[Weekly Courier 27th June 1918 p23]

Transport provided by Harrisons of Battery Point.  Two of the family have trees, 27/7/1918. [Weekly Courier 1st August July 1918 p19]

Transport provided by Harrisons of Battery Point. Two of the family have trees, 27/7/1918.
[Weekly Courier 1st August July 1918 p19]

Mr Percy Walsh and helpers, 22/6/18. [Tasmanian Mail 27th June 1918 p19]

Mr Percy Walsh and helpers, 22/6/18. [Tasmanian Mail 27th June 1918 p19]

Members of the Wickins family preparing a spot for one of the 2 Wickins on the Walk, 6/7/1918. [Tasmanian Mail 27th June 1918 p19]

Members of the Wickins family preparing a spot for one of the 2 Wickins on the Walk, 6/7/1918.
[Tasmanian Mail 27th June 1918 p19]

Group of young workers just down from the magazine, 13/7/1918. [Weekly Courier 18th July 1918 p19]

Group of young workers just down from the magazine, 13/7/1918.
[Weekly Courier 18th July 1918 p19]

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