Case for Canon Super 8 movie camera: Corporal Graham Lloyd Hale, 9 Squadron, RAAF

Place Asia: Vietnam, Vung Tau Special Zone, Vung Tau
Accession Number REL22430.003
Collection type Technology
Object type Optical equipment
Physical description Plastic, Vinyl
Place made Japan
Date made 1960s
Conflict Vietnam, 1962-1975

Leather patterned vinyl case for a Canon Super 8 auto zoom 518 movie camera, with the name 'CANON' impressed on the front of the case. Fitted with a sliding catch on a tab of leather, the case bears the name 'GRAHAM HALE' in red Dynotape. There is a vinyl shoulder strap with a grey vinyl shoulder pad backed with leather. The interior of the case is fitted with black velveteen and equipped with a fitted vinyl-backed plastic holder with spaces for the camera, the convertor lens and two sets of film cannisters (not present).

History / Summary

Australia : Vietnam War : RAAF : Case for movie camera