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ID numberF01124
Collection typeFilm
TitleTurkish frontier
Measurement9 min 27 sec
DownloadDownload video 41.94 MB
Object typeActuality footage
MakerHurley, James Francis (Frank)
Place madeSyria: North Syria, Aleppo
Date madeDecember 1941
Descriptor35mm/b&w/sound
AccessOpen
DescriptionThe 7th Australian Division Cavalry Regiment exercising and on patrol near Turkish border. The 2/10th Infantry Battalion provides border patrols. A Free French outpost. Australian soldiers sightseeing in Kassab Village. The 2/10th Battalion on Vannierre Barracks Parade Ground. Vannierre Barracks taken over from the British Royal Dragoons by 2/10th Battalion.

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