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H.M. watching full packed infantrymen going over a wall at the sports held by the Australians

H.M. watching full packed infantrymen going over a wall at the sports held by the Australians

King George V attending a sports day organised for Australian troops. He is standing at the far right of the photograph. A crowd consisting of soldiers, with a few women and children, watch as one of the events takes place. Soldiers were encouraged to take part in recreational activities. Sports days were considered good for morale and an opportunity for the men to relax and momentarily forget…