• Short Summary

    New Labour Prime Minister of Australia comments on their desire to keep fighting the war.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material - dates unclear or unknown.

    Title reads: "John Curtin Is Australian Prime Minister. Cabinet Sworn In".

    Canberra, Australia.

    GV Exterior Government House, Canberra.

    MS New Cabinet leaving Government House after being sworn in.

    Various shots new Labour cabinet poses for cameras in garden of Government House. In centre is new Prime Minister John Curtin and Governor General Lord Gowrie.

    CU John Curtin speaks to camera. He says: The new Labour government will make war for freedom and liberty. We are glad that Russia is in the fight. Labour stands for Australia, Australia stands with and for the Empire, the Empire stands and fights for freedom and liberty everywhere.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    598.02
    Media URN:
    59332
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:09:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:46:00 / 01:02:55:00
    Canister:
    UN 176 A

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