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ID numberF00161
Collection typeFilm
TitleDeparture of 37 transports from Albany
Measurement12 min 47 sec
DownloadDownload video 56.52 MB
Object type
  • Actuality footage
  • Short film
Place madeAustralia: Western Australia, Albany
Date made1 November 1914
Descriptor35mm/b&w/silent
AccessOpen
DescriptionThis film was taken from aboard a troopship of a convoy assembled off Albany WA. It is probably of the first convoy of Australian and New Zealand ships leaving for Egypt, 1 November 1914.

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