Morotai strip sitting

Accession Number F02078
Collection type Film
Measurement 2 min 23 sec
Object type To be confirmed
Physical description 35mm/b&w/silent
Maker RAAF Cine Unit
Place made Netherlands East Indies: Halmahera Island, Morotai Island
Date made 1944
Access Open
Conflict Second World War, 1939-1945

Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain

Public Domain Mark This item is in the Public Domain


Australian airmen sitting around base. Australian and Americans and playing 'Two up' while waiting for next move. Lieutenant-General Morshead, Air Vice Marshall William Dowling Bostock, Major-General George Frederick Wooten and Air Commodore Arthur Henry Cobby shown leaving tent after conference on forth coming operation Oboe (?).

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