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WWI Troops Embarkation and Charity Bazaars, Sydney (c.1915)

This silent footage shows newly recruited troops embarking for service; life on board the ships for troops heading overseas; and the fundraising activities of the Red Cross to aid in the war effort.

Length: 15 minutes 38 seconds

Original aspect ratio: 1.33:1 (Academy full frame)

Source:

National Film and Sound Archive

NFSA title number: 45988

Education Resources:

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