PORT MORESBY, PAPUA, 1944-02. UNIT "9PA" BROADCASTING STATION, CONTROLLED BY THE AUSTRALIAN ...

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Accession Number 070537
Collection type Photograph
Object type Black & white
Physical description Black & white
Conflict Second World War, 1939-1945
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PORT MORESBY, PAPUA, 1944-02. UNIT "9PA" BROADCASTING STATION, CONTROLLED BY THE AUSTRALIAN BROADCASTING COMMISSION, AND THE AMERICAN ARMED FORCES RADIO, IS A POPULAR AMENITY RECENTLY INSTALLED. CAPTAIN EDGAR L. TIDWELL, OF HOLLYWOOD, CALIFORNIA, FIELD SUPERVISOR OF THE ARMED FORCES RADIO SERVICE IN THE SOUTH WEST PACIFIC AREA (1), IS PICTURED IN NO. 1 STUDIO WITH MR. VAL J. ANDERSON, AUSTRALIAN WAR CORRESPONDENT (2), AND AUSTRALIAN ANNOUNCER READING HIS SCRIPT.