The great arrival

Collection ID F11790
Collection type Film
Title The great arrival
Measurement 4 min
Object type Home movie
Maker Carmody, Arthur John
Place made Australia: Victoria, Melbourne
Date made 08 June 2017
Copyright AWM copyright

Home movie of 'Jack' Carmody meeting his war bride from England, Mary Oldroyd at Station Pier in Melbourne. It is believed that the ship arriving was the first ship of war brides to arrive in Australia on January 26th 1946.

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