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ID number F07113
Title 7th Division march in Melbourne
Collection Film
Object type To be confirmed
Makers
  • Pentreath, Albert Stanley (Cinematographer)
  • Rintel, David Leslie (Cinematographer)
Place made Australia: Victoria, Melbourne
Date made 22 April 1944
Physical description 35mm/b&w/silent
Measurement 6 min 6 sec
Video Download video 26.79 MB
Note Open

Description

Troops resting on lawns in Alexander Gardens before march. Two Military Medal winners speaking to camera. Patients in hospital beds being lifted from motor truck in city street. Patients in hospital beds at side of city street. Troops march right to left along Swanston Street and across Collins Street corner. The first part of the march moving right to left past the Saluting Base at the Town Hall. VX9 General George Alan Vasey CB CBE DSO, leaves march and proceeds to position on dais. The Governor of Victoria, Sir Winston Dugan KCMG CB DSO takes salute on dais outside Town Hall, Melbourne, VIC.

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