• Short Summary

    Anthony Eden speaking to Australian airmen in England.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Mr Anthony Eden Welcomes Australians".

    Various Shots of Anthony Eden and Right Honourable Stanley Melbourne Bruce, Australian High Commissioner taking salute at march past of Australian airmen at a Coastal Command airfield in South England. They march past several planes.

    MS Eden talking to the men about the task ahead, the task in which we are engaged and the German reasons for the war. He mentions and quotes Hitler's thoughts on peace and says it will be peace or death, for them. Aussie troops applaud.

    N.B. Eden was Dominion Secretary in the Government at this stage.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1033.20
    Media URN:
    20222
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    18/01/1940
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:15:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:20:56:00 / 01:22:11:00
    Canister:
    40/6

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