ID numberF02073
Collection typeFilm
TitlePoint Cook RAAF Station
Measurement9 min
Object typeNewsreel
MakerMovietone News
Place madeAustralia: Victoria, Melbourne, Point Cook
Date made1930-1935
DescriptionA Movietone News item with sub-titles covering RAAF training at Point Cook, Victoria with an introduction by Air-Commodore Richard Williams, CBE, DSO, then Chief of the Air Staff. There are four types of aircraft featured: A5 Westland Wapiti; A7 Gipsy Moth, A11 Southampton Flying Boat and A12 Bristol Bulldog.

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