• Short Summary

    International naval and military parade in Sydney followed by a rowing race as part of the Empire Games.

  • Description

    Sydney, New South Wales, Australia.

    Various shots of an international naval and military parade through the streets of Sydney. The Governor General takes the salute as ratings from two French warships march by, followed by Italian sailors in steel helmets and the British sailors of the New Zealand Squadron. Large crowds watch the procession.

    On the Napean River we see England coming first in a rowing race as part of the Empire Games. They are followed by Australia and New Zealand. Brief M/S of the English team in their boat, shortly after the race.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    947.33
    Media URN:
    15867
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    03/03/1938
    Sound:
    sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:41:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:31:42:00 / 01:32:23:00
    Canister:
    38/18

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