News of the week 16 August 1941 1. American Sailors March, Brisbane 2. 200,000th RAAF recruit 3. Military manoeuvres, Victoria 4. Evolution of "V" sign (Fox Movietone News Vol. 12 No. 35)

Place Oceania: Australia, Queensland, Brisbane
Accession Number F00306
Collection type Film
Measurement 8 min 5 sec
Object type Newsreel
Physical description 35mm/b&w/sound
Maker Fox Movietone News
Place made Australia
Date made 16 August 1941
Access Open
Conflict Second World War, 1939-1945
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Extracts from Fox Movietone News Vol. 12 No. 35. News of the week 1. (58 sec) The governor of Queensland, Colonel Sir Leslie Orme Wilson and American Rear Admiral Sherwood Ayerst Taffinder take the salute as American sailors march past in Brisbane 2. (58 sec) 200,000th RAAF recruit is congratulated by the Minister For Air, the Hon. John McEwen in Melbourne 3. (2 min) Vic. AIF and Militia on manoeuvres. 4. (3 min 50 sec) Evolution of the 'V' for victory sign