Canberra 1954 — 2

Some more detail from the album I am flipping through in yesterday’s video post.




Back row: my father, my Uncle Neil

Front row: my mother, me, my Aunt Fay, my brother’s girlfriend Toni.


Note Royal Visit decorations.

It didn’t take long to see the sights of Canberra in 1954-5. The city was less than thirty years old at the time.

Just ten years before these were taken my father and uncle were both in the Royal Australian Air Force. My uncle’s war was particularly horrendous.


One thought on “Canberra 1954 — 2

  1. awesome…what treasures you have. I love old photos. Don’t you wish sometimes that you could step in if only for a moment?

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