Australia prepared

Accession Number F00143
Collection type Film
Title Australia prepared
Measurement 57 min 7 sec
Object types Actuality footage
Place made Australia
Date made 08 June 2017
Copyright Copyright expired - public domain

Australia's efforts towards the Allied cause during the 1914-18 war. Scenes include: training at Liverpool Camp NSW; The Federal Government Cordite Works; Women processing .303 cartridges at the Colonial Ammunition Company's Works; The naval depot at Williamstown Victoria; Jervis Bay Naval College; Manufacture of Stokes Mortars; 14th Reinforcements of the 20th Battalion at work, Liverpool, NSW; Light Horse at Menangle. The film was prepared for exhibition in Europe and was also to be screened to Australian troops.

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