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  • Description

    Item title reads - Welcome visitors.

    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. M/S of American sailor with two Australian soldiers, various shots as a group of American and Australian servicemen share cigarettes.

    C/U of one American 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 'US Destroyers Visit Australia' in 41/79 on *PM1131*.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    08/09/1941
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    39273
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1129.01
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:01:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:00:00 / 01:01:01:00
    Canister:
    41/72
    Sort Number:
    41/072
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Sport & Leisure Travel & Exploration War & Revolution
    WorkSpaces
    Australia in WW2 Who 7.2
  • Stills

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

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