Details
FOOTAGE number
AUS2563140
Title
Control and operations room on board HMAS Perth. Vietnam, 1968
Date
1968 (C20th)
Description
Clip 3 from the 1968 film 'On The Gunline' by the Department of Navy (RAN Public Relations), documenting the Royal Australian Navy guided missile destroyer HMAS Perth at war in Vietnam between September 1968 and April 1969. In this clip are scenes of crews in control rooms and planning operations using radio communication. The ship begins to shoot.
Photo credit
Australian War Memorial / Bridgeman Images
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Availability
Dimension [pixels] File size [MB] Duration [Seconds] Online Purchase
Footage 720 × 576 px 1,159 MB 219
Copyright
Out of copyright

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