• Short Summary

    Athletic competition between Australia's fighting forces: teams from air force, army and navy.

  • Description

    Title reads: "Australian All-Services Athletics".

    Location of events unknown.

    Various shots of athletes parading around arena of a sports stadium. Teams represent all Australia's fighting forces: army, navy and Australian air force. C/U of Lieutenant Don Bradman leading the army athletes. Various shots of of 100 yard races won by Sprague of the AAF. Various shots 120 yard hurdles won by Park of army. Various shots of high jump - Hefferman of air force jumps over 6 feet. Various shots of race between Lt Bradman and Fleetwood Smith. Smith falls, allowing Bradman to win.

    This item has also been transferred on tape *PM1111* (film id 1111.32) with title AUSTRALIAN ATHLETICS as part of 41/28.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1109.33
    Media URN:
    38560
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    20/03/1941
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:21:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:39:20:00 / 01:40:41:00
    Canister:
    41/23

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