Sons of the Anzacs 1939-1945

Australia, 1968

Film
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Shows scenes of the Australian forces in the principal campaigns of World War II, from the Middle East to New Guinea and the Pacific, with special reference to Tobruk and the Kokoda Trail. Includes archival footage and newsreels.

Credits

production company

Australian Commonwealth Film Unit

Australian War Memorial

producer

Frank Bagnall

Duration

01:17:35:00

Production places
Australia
Production dates
1968

Collection metadata

ACMI Identifier

322757

Language

English

Subject categories

Advertising, Film, Journalism, Mass Media & TV → Motion pictures - Archival resources

Anthropology, Ethnology, Exploration & Travel → Kokoda Trail (Papua New Guinea)

Armed Forces, Military, War & Weapons → Australia. Army. Australian and New Zealand Army Corps

Armed Forces, Military, War & Weapons → Tobruk, Battles of, 1941-1942

Armed Forces, Military, War & Weapons → War - Historical perspectives

Armed Forces, Military, War & Weapons → World War, 1939-1945 - Australia

Armed Forces, Military, War & Weapons → World War, 1939-1945 - Battlefields - New Guinea

Armed Forces, Military, War & Weapons → World War, 1939-1945 - History

Armed Forces, Military, War & Weapons → World War, 1939-1945 - Pacific Area

Documentary

Documentary → Documentary films - Australia

Feature films

Feature films → Feature films - Australia

Historical films

History → History

History → War - Historical perspectives

History → World War, 1939-1945 - History

Places → Kokoda Trail (Papua New Guinea)

Sound/audio

Sound

Colour

Black and White

Holdings

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

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