A welcome home kiss, 1919

Sydney, NSW. 1919. A wounded AIF soldier receives an affectionate welcome home at the Anzac Buffet in The Domain.

 

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This photograph is from the Australian War Memorial's collection www.awm.gov.au

 

Persistent URL: cas.awm.gov.au/photograph/H11574

  • P B 4y

    nice!
  • PeterNFK 4y

    Must have been very cold,all those clothes , terrific shot.
  • Nicole___1 4y

    beautiful!
  • LH2O_LA 3y

    Marvelous!!!!!!
  • Thelma PRO 3y

    muy buena
  • Jo Hedwig Teeuwisse PRO 3y

    Someone please remove the stupid comments, insulting the lady on the left of the photo who is probably the soldiers sister or mother.
    Show some respect.
  • Katie Spitfire 3y

    woman on the left looks so relieved to have him home..wonderful image.
  • Brian Spicer 3y

    Superb moment.

    Brian
  • excellentzebu1050 PRO 3y

    Excellent so romantic
  • Rafaella Gomes 2y

    Continuo desanimada pra pintar as unhas ;/ Mas dessa vez além do calor é a TPM tbm aff.
    Essa misturinha eu criei inspirada na música Diamonds AQUI da minha Diva Rihanna ♥ Não consegui captar, mas ela tem uns brilhinhos holograficos no estilo Nina da Hits, e até parece que tem uns pozinhos de diamante rs. Gostei muitooooo, e ela cobre com uma camadinha ;))))))

    Shine bright like a diamond.. ♪
  • Felipe Alfonso 2y

    :)
  • Seattle.roamer PRO 2y

    "stupid comments ... respect"? Two people may look alike to others. I noticed that no one inserted any insults to go with the comment.
  • philip ward 2y

    One of my all time favorite photos.What a wonderful candid shot.Kudos to the long forgotten photographer.
  • LauroB2 2y

    Nessa época um beijo era tudo.
  • janetdye@yahoo.com 2y

    lovely photo!
  • cantalicia 2y

    Sin fronteras
  • Sarah A Lava 1y

  • simone PRO 1y

    i love it.
  • kafaturkkoyar 1y

    Wonderful Picture...she is SO beautiful....
  • Cendrine Marrouat PRO 1y

    What a shot!
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