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Wollundry Lagoon suffering from drought. The photograph is taken from the west side near the Town Hall Garden.

88 men left Wagga Wagga on 1 December 1915 in a war recruiting campaign, calling themselves The Kangaroos. The Kangaroo March halted in Goulburn on 23 December 1915.

The marchers were given leave to take the train home to spend Christmas with…

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A photographic postcard of two women. The postcard on the reverse side is addressed to "May" (presumably, Condon) and is signed "AL" (or "AC").

Photographic postcard with an image of Private Percy Price.
Inscription on reverse side: "Private Percy Price enlisted March 12th, 1916. Left Australia August 16th, killed in action in France December 31st."

Studio Portrait of the Wiesner Family. With inscription: "Wishing Mr and Mrs Condon a very happy xmas from all at Meadowvale". Additional inscription: "Uranquinty, Sandy Creek".

Studio portrait of William Clarence Wiesner, 37th Infantry Battalion, Australian Imperial Force.
Clarence's family was from 'Meadow Vale', Uranquinty. He was killed in action on 3 May 1917 at Bullecourt, France. He has no headstone but his name is…
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