Sir William Birdwood in Western Australia

Accession Number F00168
Collection type Film
Measurement 1 min 56 sec
Object type Newsreel
Physical description 35mm/b&w/sound
Maker Fox Movietone News
Place made Australia: Western Australia, Perth
Date made 13 August 1932
Access Open
Conflict Period 1930-1939
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Description

Fox Australian Movietone News item showing Sir William Birdwood speaking to camera during his brief visit to Australia in 1932. Opening title "Sir William Birdwood in Western Australia. On arrival at Perth, beloved war leader has a hearty message for the comrades that served with him". Expresses concern about their well being under the present trying times i.e. The Great Depression.

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