Australians advance in New Guinea

Place Oceania: New Guinea, Papua New Guinea, Papua, Owen Stanley Range, Kokoda Trail, Ioribaiwa
Accession Number F00820
Collection type Film
Measurement 4 min 30 sec
Object type Newsreel
Physical description 35mm - safety/b&w/sound
Place made Australia
Date made September 1942
Access Open
Conflict Second World War, 1939-1945
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Description

Ioribaiwa Ridge, New Guinea, Australians advance and take first Japanese prisoners. Hauling 25 pounder guns on Kokoda Track, C-47 Dakota aircraft drop supplies, Corporal John Bromwich, Davis Cup tennis champion. (See also F01809 for Department of Inforamtion unedited footage.)