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ID number F01173
Title Troops training and Lieutenant General Herring (Darwin series, 1)
Collection Film
Object type Actuality footage
Maker Bagnall, Frank N (Cinematographer)
Place made Australia: Northern Territory, Darwin
Date made 1942
Physical description 35mm/b&w/silent
Measurement 3 min 58 sec
Video Download video 16.73 MB
Note Open


Darwin series: A mixture of subjects taken for newsreel items of that period. Troops training, Bren gun carriers, anti-tank gun and crews, anti-aircraft gun and crews, Vickers machine gun and Lewis machine gun. Lieutenant General Sir Edmund Francis Herring and staff officers.

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