• Short Summary

    Australian newsreel item about war brides destined for new lives in USA.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material.

    Australian newsreel item.

    Title reads: "Brides await transport to US".

    Australia.

    M/S American GIs marching. Various C/Us beautiful women. M/S GI with his Australian bride at their wedding. Various shots crowd of women, many have small children, all are War Brides destined to spend future lives in USA. With the women is American consulate, Eli Palmer. C/U of Mrs. Elva Collins, president of society of Australian war brides, speaking into microphone. She says she will look forward to her new life in Long Island, New York. Another bride talks into microphone about her future life in California. Various shots club members laying wreaths on war memorial at American war cemetery.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2145.15
    Media URN:
    63674
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:31:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:30:22:00 / 01:31:53:00
    Canister:
    UN 1204 D

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