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    Item title reads - Red Cross ship - a present from the Dutch.

    Various shots of the 20,000 ton liner "Oranje" which is a gift from Holland to Australia and New Zealand to be used as a hospital ship. M/S of Australian Prime Minister Robert Menzies running up the Red Cross flag on the ship. C/U of him. Various shots of the male and female medical and nursing staff chatting, they walk along deck. Various shots of the beds in the wards, air conditioning and loudspeakers. Various shots of the staff quarters with pictures of Winston Churchill and carvings of Princess Juliana and Prince Bernhard.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    14/08/1941
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    39221
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1127.04
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:06:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:07:37:00 / 01:08:43:00
    Canister:
    41/65
    Sort Number:
    41/065
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Historical Figures & Celebrities War & Revolution
    WorkSpaces
    oranje (Ep.3) Hospitals
  • Stills

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

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