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ID numberF01197
Collection typeFilm
TitleDarwin's 31st air raid
Measurement2 min 28 sec
DownloadDownload video 8.66 MB
Object typeActuality footage
MakerCarty, William M (Bill)
Place madeAustralia: Northern Territory, Darwin
Date made27 August 1942
Descriptor35mm/b&w/silent
AccessOpen
DescriptionGeneral 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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