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Group portrait of club members and instructors from Taranaki's Surf Lifesaving Clubs attending the New Plymouth Old Boys' Swimming and Surf Club's Lifegaurd Training School at Oakura Beach, October 1949. The group is arranged on the beach in front of the Old Boys' club buildings. On the beach in the foreground is an Old Boys surf reel, two surf boards, flippers, a paddle, and two flotation devices. Most of the people in the group are wearing red and white shirts with "LEOPARD" on them.

From left in the back row: R. Titcombe, D.Partington, W. Keegan, C. Boon, J. Brown, B. Harold, D. Wright, B. Hitchcock, D. Harold, C. West.

From left in the fifth row: L. Forrest, A. Thorstensen, L. Huffam, G. Morgan, V. Eaton, A. Thomson, R. Armstrong, P. Bridge, N. Jans, J. Henderson, W. Hana, G. Lundt, D. Adams, M. Neal, S. Geange, K. Wightman, M. Goodwin, N. Nodder, C. Brooking, W. Smart, S. Marshall, L. Gilmer.

From left in the fourth row: D. McGill, B. Doherty, G. Maddern, C. Davis, R. Shaw, A. Flynn, B. Gould, M. THomson, M. Hopkins, R. Cole, R. Walsh, G. Kitto, D. Hickey, R. Ockhuysen, G. Redford, G. Morris, P. Bennett, K. Blair, S. Bunting, R. Glentworth, P. Wester, W. Taylor, J. Buckrell, T. Partington.

From left in the third row: M. Glasier, T. Gaya, J. Glassier, P. Housiaux, J. Nodder, J. Housiaux, I. Russell, D. Ludbrook, R. Edwards, P. Ryan, B. Dalgleish, G. Johns, B. Velvin, B. Marsh, R. Fraser, P. Gayton, G. Doeg, M. Winder, M. Harvey, M. Rail, S. Reid, C. Harold, T. Palmer.

From left in the second row: D. Joblin, G. Smith, D. Wilson, A. Fraser, P. Keys, D. Ashman, R. Okey, W. Bennet, C. Frazerhurst, K.J. Wood, G. Haase, W. Williams, G. Jans, D. Lean, J. Cameron, R.J. Wood, J. Whalen, M. Brennan, J. Bennett, J. Dent.

From left in the front row: P. Courtenay, S. Jones, W. Snowden, S. Titchener, M. Powell, M. Courtenay, K. Walsh, G. Mitchell, V. Winder, K. Rowe, L. Meredith, C. O'Connor, M. Walsh, N. Easthope, T.Todd, M. Hooper, J.Lean, B. Rowe.

The photograph is mounted on blue card with the list of names attached below.
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