Review of 11 Infantry Brigade by Major General Morris

Accession Number F07430
Collection type Film
Measurement 45 sec
Object type To be confirmed
Physical description 35mm/b&w/silent
Maker Dolan, Samuel Murray
Place made Pacific Islands: Bismarck Archipelago, New Britain, Gazelle Peninsula, Rabaul Area, Rabaul
Date made 22 May 1946
Access Open
Conflict Second World War, 1939-1945

Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain

Public Domain Mark This item is in the Public Domain


On the Brigade Sports Ground, Talili Bay, the General Officer Commanding 8 Military District, VX285 Major General Basil Moorhouse Morris DSO, reviewed the 11th Australian Infantry Brigade. 12 (QX41031, QX6152) Brigadier Raymond Fredrick Monaghan DSO, commanded the parade. VX39093 Lieutenant Colonel William Alexander Cronk, CO 29/46th Australian Infantry Battalion, salutes as Major General Morris drives. Spectators, left to right: Captain I R Machon, Australian Army Nursing Service 2nd in charge 118th Australian General Hospital; 3600 Commander Alexander Earle Fowler, Naval Officer in charge, Rabaul; 42 (SX4539) Colonel Alexander Bath MacDonald, CO Pacific Islands Regiment (PIR); Colonel H T Allen OBE MC, ex-Commander PIR.

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