• Short Summary

    American correspondent HR Knickerbocker talks of changing from defence to offence in war.

  • Description

    Titles read: "OFFENCE BY HR KNICKERBOCKER".

    Australia.

    Various shots of American correspondent HR Knickerbocker, sitting in a chair. He talks of travelling for 5 weeks to get to Australia from Hawaii, and the line of defence from the west coast of America to Australia.

    He goes on to talk of changing from 'defence' to 'offence' in the war effort. He says we've got to be willing to fight for our countries, to die for our countries but above all to kill for our countries.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1326.15
    Media URN:
    43820
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    11/05/1942
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:10:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:20:07:00 / 01:21:17:00
    Canister:
    42/38

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