Reinforcements For Heroes Of Bardia! Aka… 1941

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    Title reads: "Reinforcements For Heroes of Bardia!"

    LS to CU large number of bren carriers come over sand dunes in desert.

    Shots of soldiers doing bayonet charge in desert conditions. (Voiceover suggests this is training).

    Various shots of Australian and New Zealand (ANZAC) troops on troopships and docks in the Middle East.

    Various shots Australian soldiers en-training at Brisbane station. There are fond farewells etc. including kissing couples. The train pulls out.

    Various shots of the soldiers boarding troop ferries at Sydney harbour. Good CUs of the Australian soldiers as they board the ferry. The ferries sail away with waving troops. They pass under Sydney Harbour Bridge.

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    British Pathé
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    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    59354
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    598.24
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:47:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:53:24:00 / 01:55:11:00
    Canister:
    UN 179 D
    Sort Number:
    UN 0179 D
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