Syria, battle of Damour

Accession Number F01101
Collection type Film
Measurement 6 min 17 sec
Object type Actuality footage
Physical description 35mm/b&w/silent
Maker Parer, Damien Peter
Place made French Mandate for Syria and Lebanon: Lebanon, Damour, Syria
Date made 15 July 1941
Access Open
Conflict Second World War, 1939-1945

Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain

Public Domain Mark This item is in the Public Domain


The cooperation of the Australian 7 Division, Tomahawk fighter aircraft No 3 Squadron RAAF and the cruiser HMAS Perth in action against the Vichy French. Identified personnel are: Major-General A S Allen, CBE, DSO, VD, Captain A Binnie, MC and Squadron Leader Peter Jeffrey, DFC.

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