Australian Troops To Trouble Spot 1965

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    Sydney, Australia.

    Australian commentary, transcript on file.

    VS. H.M.A.S. Sydney preparing to go to Vietnam to aid the American force already there. The carrier is loaded with transport and troops. They then start to sail. VS volunteers arriving in Mascot before going on to re-enforce the Commonwealth troops in Cyprus. VS. N.S.W. Police Commissioner Norman Allan talking to some of the volunteers as they change planes. VS the volunteers boarding plane that will take them on to Cyprus.

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1965
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    87980
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    3118.19
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:40:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:35:14:00 / 01:36:54:00
    Canister:
    UN 4032 E
    Sort Number:
    UN 4032 E
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