• Short Summary

    Two new warships at launched at New South Wales shipyard - Australian newsreel item.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material - dates and locations unclear or unknown.

    Title reads: "Two Ships Launched Simultaneously".

    New South Wales, Australia.

    Various shots of two new warships being launched simultaneously at shipyard. One is for US Navy and is launched by Mrs Nelson T Johnson, wife of American Minister to Australia. The other is for Australian Royal Navy and is launched by Mrs J.J. Karl, wife of New South Wales Minister for Works. Premier of New South Wales Mr MacKell is also present.

    Australian newsreel story.

    Note: names taken from commentary, may be misspelt.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1917.07
    Media URN:
    61331
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:53:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:22:08:00 / 01:23:01:00
    Canister:
    UN 778 A

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