File:George Cross Club- Rest and Recreation For Maltese Merchant Seamen in Cardiff, Wales, UK, September 1944 D22243.jpg

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English: George Cross Club- Rest and Recreation For Maltese Merchant Seamen in Cardiff, Wales, UK, September 1944
Lieutenant Colonel Aguis, MC (standing centre) gives the opening speech at the opening ceremony of the George Cross Club for Maltese merchant seamen. Also seated at the top table are Alderman James Griffiths (former Lord Mayor of Cardiff and an ex-sea captain), Mr W T Gould, JP, and Sir Arthur Daws, KC, MG, OBE. British and Maltese flags serve as a backdrop for the ceremony.
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Author Ministry of Information Photo Division Photographer
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Part of Ministry of Information Second World War Official Collection
Subjects
  • Associated places
    Cardiff, Glamorganshire, Wales, UK
  • Associated events
    Home Front, UK, Second World War
  • Associated themes
    British Home Front 1939-1945
  • Associated keywords
    Ceremony, Civilians, Daily Life, Morale, Rest & Relaxation, Towns and Cities
Category photographs
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