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  • Description

    Full title reads: "Australia Answers The Call".

    Sydney, Australia.

    Various good shots of Australian troops going aboard a large troopship and waving to the shore from its crowded decks as it pulls out of Sydney harbour.

    MS Troops on the deck of the ship singing "Auld Lang Syne".

    VS of civilians, mainly women and children, waving from the quay as the ship pulls out.

    Montage of quick shots of Australian troops marching, each shot overlaid on the next, with the Australian flag overlaid onto some of the shots.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    04/03/1940
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    20568
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1037.43
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:32:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:48:50:00 / 01:50:22:00
    Canister:
    40/19
    Sort Number:
    40/019
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    Sport & Leisure
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  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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