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ID numberF04675
Collection typeFilm
Title3 RAR return DPR/TV/1455
Measurement19 min 29 sec
DownloadDownload video 77.43 MB
Object type
  • Actuality footage
  • Television news footage
MakerDefence Public Relations (DPR)
Place madeAustralia: South Australia, Adelaide
Date madeOctober 1971
Descriptor16mm/colour (Ektachrome)/silent
DescriptionCoverage of the return of the 3 Battalion The Royal Australian Regiment (3 RAR) on HMAS Sydney to Adelaide, South Australia from service in South Vietnam. Shows the troops arriving aboard HMAS Sydney, disembarking to be reunited with family and friends and then a city march.

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