Story: Pharazyn, William Noel

Leaving Buckingham Palace

Leaving Buckingham Palace

Noel Pharazyn was awarded the Military Cross in November 1918 and received the decoration at Buckingham Palace in March 1920. He is shown leaving the palace with his wife Lydia (second from left) and her aunt, the artist Frances Hodgkins (left).

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Alexander Turnbull Library, Eric McCormick Collection
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How to cite this page:

Peter Franks. 'Pharazyn, William Noel', Dictionary of New Zealand Biography, first published in 1998. Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 1 July 2022)