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  • Description

    Item title reads - U.S. destroyers visit Australia.

    Brisbane, Australia.

    L/S of American destroyer in Brisbane harbour, the camera pans across Guards on deck. Various shots as sailors run off the ship. Children run up and ask for autographs from them. M/S as two sailors get in a taxi. Various shots of the sailors in the city, mostly chatting up girls and getting telephone numbers. C/U of one sailor drinking from a paper cup and winking. M/S as another puts it to his mouth and taps the bottom to get every last drop out. M/S of American Stars and Stripes flag.

    Cataloguer's note: there is another version of this item containing some of the same footage entitled 'Welcomed Visitors (aka Welcome Visitors) in 41/72 on *PM1129*.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    02/10/1941
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    39355
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1131.15
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:50:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:17:50:00 / 01:18:40:00
    Canister:
    41/79
    Sort Number:
    41/079
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Lifestyle & Culture Entertainment & Humour War & Revolution
  • Stills

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

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