Sports and Tivoli girls

Accession Number F01712
Collection type Film
Measurement 1 min 24 sec
Object type Actuality footage
Physical description 35mm/b&w/silent
Maker McNeill, D
Place made Australia: Northern Territory, Darwin
Date made 11 September 1943
Conflict Second World War, 1939-1945

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A combined services sports carnival held in the Darwin area - cross-cut sawing, running, shot put, tug-o-war etc. Tivoli girls camped on river bank leave tents for morning swim. Girls swimming and diving in river. Identified personnel: Private L A Smedley, Private A J Jones, Sister Avril Porter, Sister Horder and Lionel George Ricketts.

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