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ID number F01771
Title 6th Division Cavalry, Darwin
Collection Film
Object type Actuality footage
Maker Bagnall, Frank N (Maker)
Place made Australia: Northern Territory, Darwin
Date made 30 July 1942
Physical description 35mm/b&w/silent
Measurement 2 min 6 sec
Video Download video 9.23 MB
Note Open

Description

Welcome home by the GOC Major-General Herring to his men of the 6th Division Cavalry Regiment. These men fought in Libya and Syria and at one stage were using captured Vichy French tanks. Their job if an enemy force should land, will be to make immediate contact with the enemy and send back reports of their troop dispositions. Parade of the regiment's Bren gun carriers.

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