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ID number F00231
Title The Royal Australian Armoured Corps (AC 141)
Collection Film
Object type Short film
Maker Defence Public Relations (DPR) (Cinematographer)
Place made Australia: Victoria, Puckapunyal
Date made 1958
Physical description 16mm/colour (Kodachrome)/sound
Measurement 14 min 19 sec
Video Download video 62.79 MB
Note Open

Description

A Defence Public Relations promotional film on the activities within the Royal Australian Armoured Corps at Puckapunyal, VIC. The training of recruits on weapons, tactics, wireless sets, Ferret Scout cars and Centurion tanks. Film conlcudes with a battle field exercise.

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