1. Canberra survivors 2. An Aussie joins the American Army 3. The carrier pigeon goes to war. (Cinesound News No. 565)

Accession Number F00591
Collection type Film
Measurement 9 min
Object type Newsreel
Physical description 35mm - safety/b&w/sound
Maker Cinesound
Place made Australia
Date made 28 August 1942
Access Open
Conflict Second World War, 1939-1945
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Description

1. (2 min 27 sec) Interviews with some of the survivors of HMAS "Canberra" on return to their homes. 2. (2 min 15 sec) An Aussie dog joins the Yanks as mascot and goes to town on leave. 3. (3 min 57 sec) Pigeons in war work with the Army Pigeon Signalling Service.