• Short Summary

    Duke of Gloucester opens a new British Centre in Australia.

  • Description

    Sydney, Australia.

    Title reads "British Centre Opened by Duke of Gloucester".

    Various shots of Duke and Duchess of Gloucester arriving to open a new British Centre in Sydney. Crowd around the building. Duke and Duchess are greeted by Mayor and Mayoress of Sydney and Governor of the New South Wales. Duke inspects a guard of honour. Duke is accompanied by Admiral Sir Bruce Fraser. Various shots of the Duke of Gloucester addressing the crowd - natural sound. He talks about great friendship between British and Australian troops during the war. Images of British and Australian naval troops together, sharing accommodation, relaxing and sleeping.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2084.30
    Media URN:
    74217
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1945
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:42:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:46:18:00 / 01:48:00:00
    Canister:
    UN 1436 B

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