Demonstration of AFVs at Fisherman's Bend
|Title||Demonstration of AFVs at Fisherman's Bend|
|Object type||To be confirmed|
|Maker||Rintel, David Leslie (Cinematographer)|
|Place made||Australia: Victoria, Melbourne, Fishermans Bend|
|Date made||9 April 1942|
|Measurement||3 min 30 sec|
|Video||Download video 15.45 MB|
Fisherman's Bend, Victoria 9 April 1942. Coverage of demonstration and trials of Australian made Bren Gun Carriers, Scout Cars and Sentinal Cruiser Tank. Identified: Major General L E Beavis, Master General of Ordnance; Mr A R Code, Honourable N J O Makin, Minister of Munitions; Mr A Fadden; Honourable J S Beasley, Minister for Supply and Development; General Sir Thomas Blamey; General Sutherland, Chief of Staff to General MacArthur; Mr Robert G Menzies; Major General H G Bennett.
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