• Short Summary

    Australian soldiers on large scale manoeuvres.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material - dates unclear or unknown.

    Title reads: "'Battle' of Broadford. realistic Victorian Army Manoeuvres."

    Victoria, Australia.

    Troops of the Australian army on manoeuvres. Troops, tanks and armoured cars stream along a road. Lorries carrying troops drive past.

    Engineers build pontoon bridge across river. An armoured car is driven over the bridge.

    Field artillery guns are moved about. Guns are fired.

    Officers watch manoeuvres with interest.

    Various shots of soldiers of the AIF (Australian Infantry Forces) marching.

    A biplane makes a mock air attack. Troops fire back.

    Troops in mock combat. Bren gun carriers take part in the manoeuvres. Infantry men charge through smoke screen.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    600.11
    Media URN:
    59384
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:14:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:14:46:00 / 01:17:00:00
    Canister:
    UN 180 K

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