ID numberF01804
Collection typeFilm
TitleNew Guinea and General Blamey's visit
Measurement5 min 7 sec
Object typeActuality footage
MakerBagnall, Frank N
Place madeNew Guinea: Papua New Guinea, Papua, Collingwood Bay, Wanigela
Date made17 October 1942
DescriptionTroops arrive at Wanigela for covering attack on Buna. All troops for this action are brought by air. Australian 2/10 Battalion arrived first to clear and maintain this natural landing field. Advance is made by 2/6 Independant Company with United States 126 Regiment and 128 Regiment as the main body. Brigadier General MacNider with TX2156 Major H G Harcourt, 2/6 Independent Company.

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