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  • Description

    Full title reads: "HMS Achilles In New Zealand".

    Auckland Harbour, New Zealand.

    VS of the HMS Achilles steaming into Auckland harbour.

    VS of the crew with their families, including Captain Edward Parry.

    VS of Lord Galway, the High Commissioner, going aboard the ship and of him meeting the captain, officers and men.

    VS of the crew of the Achilles parading through the crowd and streamer lined streets at Auckland. Anzac soldiers also march. Massive crowds cheer the crew of the HMS Achilles as they march.

    CU of sailor from the Achilles.

    N.B. H.M.S. Achilles was one of the ships involved in the battle with the Graf Spee.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    21/03/1940
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    20660
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1039.35
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:55:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:38:09:00 / 01:40:04:00
    Canister:
    40/24
    Sort Number:
    40/024
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Travel & Exploration War & Revolution
    WorkSpaces
    debacle
  • Stills

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

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