Five year personnel Balikpapan

Accession Number F07277
Collection type Film
Measurement 42 sec
Object type To be confirmed
Physical description 35mm/b&w/silent
Maker Barrett, Reginald Mervyn (Reg)
Place made Borneo: Balikpapan
Date made 27 August 1945
Access Open
Conflict Second World War, 1939-1945

Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain

Public Domain Mark This item is in the Public Domain


Embarkation at Balikpapan of servicemen who are due for discharge, on HMAS "Kanimbla" en route for Australia. As the troopship was unable to enter the harbour men had to be taken out in LCTs and embark by climbing up landing nets.

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