• Short Summary

    US nurses in Australia are inspected then visit the Wild Life Sanctuary in Victoria.

  • Description

    Titles read: "US NURSES SEE AUSTRALIA" (Dublin issue).

    Australia.

    Various shots of United States nurses standing to attention as they are inspected by Colonel Miles. Several C/Us of the girls as commentator notes they "are attractive enough to make the sick parade attractive too".

    At Victoria's Wild Life Sanctuary the nurses watch an old man throwing a boomerang and catching it again. They listen to Kookaburras then pet kangaroos and wombats. Several shots of nurses cuddling koala bears. Some sections with natural sound as we hear the girls' comments.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1336.28
    Media URN:
    44127
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    14/09/1942
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:00:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:57:16:00 / 01:59:16:00
    Canister:
    42/74 (Dublin)

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