"Dawn Service Address", Anzac Day 1943, by Colonel A G Butler DSO.

Place Oceania: Australia, Australian Capital Territory, Canberra
Accession Number S00126
Collection type Sound
Measurement 6 min 23 sec
Object type Speech
Physical description Disc 78rpm - Shellac
Maker Butler, Arthur Graham
Date made 25 April 1943
Access Open
Conflict Second World War, 1939-1945
First World War, 1914-1918
Copyright

Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain

Public Domain Mark This item is in the Public Domain

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Description

Colonel Arthur Butler gives the address at the Anzac Day Dawn Service in 1943. This was the first Dawn Service in Canberra that was coordinated by the Returned & Services League (RSL). Arthur Butler was the first medical officer to land on the Gallipoli Peninsula and later wrote the three volume official history of the Australian Army Medical Services. A transcript is available. For details please contact the Sound Section.

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