Dance at the Majestic Cabaret, Wellington

Dance at the Majestic Cabaret, Wellington
December 1944

Group of United States sailors and their partners at a dance at the Majestic Cabaret in Willis Street, Wellington, taken December 1944 by Hall-Raine. Includes Mavis Morris on front left of frame.

Source of descriptive information - Date and person identified by Library client

All American sailors in the photograph were killed on 29 January 1945 when the 'USS Serpens' exploded off Lunga Beach, Guadalcanal, Solomon Islands. Explosion occured when servicemen were loading depth charges.

Quantity: 1 b&w original photographic print(s).

Physical Description: Silver gelatin print

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Paddy, Laurence George Malvern, 1906?-1971 :Photographs relating to the Lauri Paddi Band / Photographs relating to the Laurie Paddi Band
1 b&w original photographic print(s), Photographs, Gelatin silver prints, Group portraits, Silver gelatin print
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