A Year to Remember 1945

Australia, 1965

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Collection of newsreel footage which made up Australia’s history in 1945 - Japanese Air Force attacking Allied ships - End of World War II in Europe - Scenes in Australian cities - Surrender by Germans - Crowd cheers King, Queen and Winston Churchill - Death of John Curtin - POW’s show some of their inventions while in prison - Notorious Burma Railway - MacArthur accepts surrender of Japanese on board Missouri - Workers march demanding 40 hour week … and much more. Rated:G



Frank Killian






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