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ID number F00161
Title Departure of 37 transports from Albany
Collection Film
Object types
  • Actuality footage;
  • Short film;
Place made Australia: Western Australia, Albany
Date made 1 November 1914
Physical description 35mm/b&w/silent
Measurement 12 min 47 sec
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Description

This film was taken from aboard a troopship of a convoy assembled off Albany WA. It is probably of the first convoy of Australian and New Zealand ships leaving for Egypt, 1 November 1914.


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