A Year to Remember 1942

Australia, 1965

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Collection of newsreel footage which made up Australia’s history in 1942 Allies pushed back to Singapore and forced to surrender - Japanese attack mainland New Guinea - Civilians prepare for aerial attack - Japanese bomb Darwin - Douglas MacArthur arrives in Canberra - Jobs on trams and buses filled by women - Japanese submarines attack Sydney Harbour - Fighting and conditions in New Guinea - Invention of the Owen Gun - War Loan Drive … and much more. Rated: G

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