• Short Summary

    Robert Menzies makes speech in USA asking for more American aid for Britain.

  • Description

    Title reads: "Mr Menzies, Prime Minister of Australia, speaks to America".

    United States of America (USA).

    M/S of Robert Menzies as he leaves his aircraft and walks towards the camera. C/U Mr Menzies speaking. In his speech he praises Churchill and the British and mentions the need they have for American aid. Three men stand beside Mr Menzies - Australian politicians or American dignitaries perhaps?

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1115.08
    Media URN:
    38833
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    19/05/1941
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:17:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:08:17:00 / 01:09:34:00
    Canister:
    41/40

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