General Blamey at athletics meeting

Unit Japan (British Commonwealth Occupation Force) (13 February 1946 - 28 April 1952)
Accession Number F07507
Collection type Film
Measurement 1 min 25 sec
Object type To be confirmed
Physical description 35mm/b&w/silent
Maker Military History Section, BCOF
Place made Japan
Date made 2 October 1948
Access Open
Conflict British Commonwealth Occupation Force, 1946-1952 (Japan)
Copyright

Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain

Public Domain Mark This item is in the Public Domain

Description

VX1 General Sir Thomas Albert Blamey GBE KCB CMG DSO ED, visits an athletic meeting held at Anzac Park during his three week visit to Japan. He took the salute for the march past and also presented the prizes to the winners. (Full report of this sports meeting in BECON 4 October 1948). Also identified: 34 (VX20321, VX80578) Lieutenant General Horace Clement Hugh Robertson CBE DSO.

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