1. Australian war loan has America's practical support 2. Australian heroes receive medals for gallantry 3. What rubber means to Australia 4. Bushmen answer call for mounted VDC guerillas. (Fox Movietone News Vol. 13 No. 27)

Accession Number F00350
Collection type Film
Measurement 7 min 23 sec
Object type Newsreel
Physical description 35mm/b&w/sound
Maker Fox Movietone News
Place made Australia: New South Wales, Sydney
Date made 20 June 1942
Access Open
Conflict Second World War, 1939-1945
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1. (1 min 50 sec) US Air Corps and nursing units parade at Sydney rally, Colonel Harry Cullings, CMG of American Army speaks 2. (48 sec) Governor-General decorates Lieutenant Arthur Roden Cutler with the Victoria Cross and Captain Patrick Gordon Taylor with the George Cross 3. (1 min 53 sec) Survey of the rubber situation in Australia 4. (2 min 52 sec) Men from the Blue Mountains commence training in the Volunteer Defence Corps. Recently enlisted South Coast unit blows up a tank.