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  • Description

    Full title reads: "Naval March".

    Sydney, Australia.

    VS of the cruiser HMAS Perth steaming into Sydney Harbour many small craft in the harbour come out to greet the warship.

    Shots of people watching and waving as ship comes in.

    MSs of the crew of the ship coming ashore and greeting their families.

    CU The captain of the Perth talking about the activities of his ship since the outbreak of war.

    Good shots of sailors walking with their familles - lots of young children.

    VS of men of the Australian navy marching through the crowd lined streets of Sydney.

    N.B. bad scratch through entire issue. HMAS stands for His Majesty's Australian Ship.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    18/04/1940
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    20724
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1041.47
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:26:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:47:21:00 / 01:48:47:00
    Canister:
    40/32
    Sort Number:
    40/032
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Travel & Exploration War & Revolution
  • Stills

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

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