2/12th Australian Field Ambulance 4th anniversary parade

Accession Number F07566
Collection type Film
Measurement 5 min 41 sec
Object type To be confirmed
Physical description 16mm/b&w/silent
Maker O'Halloran, John Frederick M
Atlab Australia
Date made 22 November 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


Wednesday, 22 November 1944, was the fourth anniversary of the 2/12 Aust Field Ambulance; To celebrate this occasion a Parade and March Past was held , GOC 1 Aust Corps, Lieutenant General Sir Leslie Morshead, KCB, KBE, CMG, DSO, ED took the salute. Identified personnel: VX113061 Lieutenant A S Carter OC in charge Transport Coy marching on to parade ground; NX134227 Corporal N S Reid, marker for Transport Coy; Lieutenant Colonel N H Morgan giving final instructions to bandmaster NX41013 Sgt L W Church; NX129277 Pte L G Craine 2/13 Aust Inf Battalion Band playing double 'B' bass drum; NX11142 Pte C W Osborne 2/13 Battalion Band, Bass Drummer. SX21710 WOII C H Ward RQ 2/12 Aust Fld Ambulance giving a final once over to his boots; Escort of four Provost from 1 Aust Armoured Division Provosts front rank from left NX85734 Cpl H H Brennean, VX120067 Cpl E L Kelly, rear rank from left NX84611 Cpl B R Evans, VX115632 Cpl R K Parry; Captain Thomas ADC to Lieut General Morshead and Major Wark DAMMS, 1 Aust Corps on dais with Lieutenant General Morshead viewing parade; NX13525 Pte V H Valmaden 2/13 Battalion Band side drummer; NX119859 Pte Taylor and NX46368 Pte D A Harrison soprano Cornet players 2/13 Battalion Band.

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