Messerschmitt lands in Australia in pieces (Cinesound News No. 501)

Accession Number F00530
Collection type Film
Measurement 50 sec
Object type Newsreel
Physical description 35mm - safety/b&w/sound
Place made Australia: Victoria
Date made 6 June 1941
Access Open
Conflict Second World War, 1939-1945
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Description

Aircraftsmen in Victoria are putting together the first Messerschmitt fighter aircraft to reach this country. It was shot down over England on a mission of war - it comes to Australia on a mission of peace. It will be used by the Red Cross society to raise funds for that institution.