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ID numberF01861
Collection typeFilm
TitleTroops moving up the Markham Valley
Measurement7 min 31 sec
DownloadDownload video 33.13 MB
Object typeActuality footage
MakerDriver, Roy
Place madeNew Guinea: Huon Peninsula, Lae Markham River Area, Upper Markham River Area, Kaiapit
Date made1943
DescriptionTroops arrive by transport aircraft and move up to take up positions. General scenes of their activities. Location Kaiapit airstrip Markham Valley, New Guinea. Identified personnel: Lieutenant (Lt) Joel Thorvaldson of Spokane, Washington, Major General (Maj Gen) G A Vasey, Warrant Officer Class 2 (WO2) 'Bill' Peale, police boy Saoola, Brigadier (Brig) Ivan Dougherty, police boy Yarowo.

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