Buna tank action

Accession Number F01813
Collection type Film
Title Buna tank action
Measurement 13 min 50 sec
Object types Actuality footage
Maker Carty, William M (Bill)
Place made New Guinea: Papua New Guinea, Papua, Owen Stanley Range, Buna Area, Buna
Copyright Copyright expired - public domain

Attacking Japanese pill boxes at Buna, Papua. General Stuart tanks of the 2/6 Armoured Regiment moving in. Identified personnel: Brigadier Wootten, Lieutenant Colonel C R Hodgson, Captain Whitehead. American doctors Lieutenant A C Meryer, Lieutenant W J Dvench. Captain W R Warrington and Major S W Hollenbeck.

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