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Soldiers on Connaught Road (but exactly where and when?)

Not sure if this photo already exists here, so allow me to continue ...

Connaught Road and Soldiers Marching c.1930

Caption from photo source: “這是1927年省港大罷工後派來香港的軍人,地點是干諾道西夾威利麻街, 遠處是東邊街口, 樓柱可見「香港仔街坊汽車停車 .. 」, 前往香港仔的巴士由此處開出.”

[Translation: 1927 (photo) following Hong Kong’s general strike* (showing) “English” soldiers sent here (in response). The location is on Connaught Road West at Wilmer Street. The distant street corner (background) is Eastern. Shophouse column says bus to/from Aberdeen is at this spot.**”]

Junction of Des Voeux Road West & Connaught Road

Date picture taken (to nearest decade for older photos): 
1980

Poor Mans Night Club at Night

Date picture taken (to nearest decade for older photos): 
1960

Poor Mans Night Club Location

Date picture taken (to nearest decade for older photos): 
1970

Poor Mans Nightclub 2nd Generation 2003

Date picture taken (to nearest decade for older photos): 
2003

Hong Kong - Connaught Road - 24 June 1971

Old buildings on Connaught Road, just behind the car ferry.

Date picture taken (to nearest decade for older photos): 
1971
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Western Market

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Date picture taken (to nearest decade for older photos): 
1980
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Colonial Pomp 1950s

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Part of a wonderful series of photos documenting life viewed from the Peak in Hong Kong immediately post-war to the Fifties. Anyone able to identify the occasion? am guessing it's part of Queen Elizabeth Coronation in 1953, given the other photos depicting the parade.

Date picture taken (to nearest decade for older photos): 
1953
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