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ID number F01260
Title Island target
Collection Film
Object type To be confirmed
  • Carty, William M (Bill) (Cinematographer)
  • Trerise, J William (Bill) (Cinematographer)
Place made Australia
Date made July 1944-August 1944
Physical description 35mm/b&w/sound
Measurement 19 min
Video Download video 80.97 MB
Note Open


This is a general release film produced by the Department of Information using historical film footage. For the purpose of continuity in this some scenes may be out of historical sequence, because of this it is not possible to identify location and date accurately. Scenes include; P40 Kittyhawks of 78 and 80 Squadron RAAF. Squadron Leader Leslie Douglas Jackson is identified.

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