New Guinea and General Blamey's visit
|Title||New Guinea and General Blamey's visit|
|Object type||Actuality footage|
|Maker||Bagnall, Frank N|
|Place made||New Guinea: Papua New Guinea, Papua, Collingwood Bay, Wanigela|
|Date made||17 October 1942|
|Measurement||5 min 7 sec|
Troops 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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