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ID number F01813
Title Buna tank action
Collection Film
Object type Actuality footage
Maker Carty, William M (Bill) (Cinematographer)
Place made New Guinea: Papua New Guinea, Papua, Owen Stanley Range, Buna Area, Buna
Date made December 1942-January 1943
Physical description 35mm/b&w/silent
Measurement 13 min 50 sec
Video Download video 60.86 MB
Note Open


Attacking Japanese pill boxes at Buna, Papua. General Stuart tanks of the 2/6 Armoured Regiment moving in. Identified personnel: Brigadier Wootten, Lieutenant Colonel C R Hodgson, Captain Whitehead. American doctors Lieutenant A C Meryer, Lieutenant W J Dvench. Captain W R Warrington and Major S W Hollenbeck.

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