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ID number F01197
Title Darwin's 31st air raid
Collection Film
Object type Actuality footage
Maker Carty, William M (Bill)
Place made Australia: Northern Territory, Darwin
Date made 27 August 1942
Physical description 35mm/b&w/silent
Measurement 2 min 28 sec
Video Download video 8.66 MB
Note Open


General shots of bomb damage after Darwin's 31st air raid. Troops cleaning up wreckage; salvaging equipment from AWA House whch received a direct hit. D McNeill Department of Information still photographer taking photographs of troops working in bomb crater.

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