Peacetime Airforce offers youth careers

Accession Number F02647
Collection type Film
Measurement 5 min 19 sec
Object type Newsreel
Physical description 35mm - safety/b&w/sound
Maker Cinesound
Place made Australia: New South Wales, Wagga Wagga
Date made c May 1948
Access Open
Conflict Period 1940-1949
Copyright

Item copyright: Unlicensed copyright

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Description

Cinesound newsreel on the life and training of RAAF aircraft apprentices at Ground Training Station (GTS) Wagga, NSW. Aircraft feature are Mustangs and Mosquitos. Also shows Beauforts and Beaufighters at an aircraft graveyard. At the end of the item the following Aircraftman Apprentices are featured: Graham Price of Mackay, Qld; Jack Fordyce of Sydney; Herbert Redman of Melbourne; Edward McKener of Perth and Graham Harding of Launceston.