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Richmond Carnival in Aid of Blind Soldiers, May 1918 (1918)

Parades, carnivals and marches were commonly covered by newsreels. They were held to raise money and increase support for Australian troops and their families.

Length: 14 minutes

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

Source:

National Film and Sound Archive

Education Resources:

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