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Australasian Gazette – Armistice Day, Melbourne (c.1925)

This newsreel clip from about 1925 shows the crowd gathered on the steps of Parliament House, Melbourne, for Armistice Day. 'The Last Post’ plays after two minutes of silence.

Length: 2 minutes 1 second

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

Featured in the Australasian Gazette collection

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National Film and Sound Archive

NFSA title number: 4543

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