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FOOTAGE number
AUS2563134
Title
HMAS Albatross and Skyhawks and Trackers in flight. Australia, 1968
Date
1968 AD (C20th AD)
Description
Clip 2 from the 1968 film 'Navy in Focus' (Edition 7) by the Department of Defence (Royal Australian Navy Public Relations), documenting the work of the Australian naval forces during the Vietnam War. In this clip, is the HMAS Albatross, Nowra, NSW. RAN Fleet Air Arm Nos 805 and 816 Squadrons begin an intensive training program while HMAS Melbourne undergoes a major refit at Garden Island. Shows A-4 Skyhawks and S-2 Trackers take offs and aerials with a voice over giving the history of both squadrons.
Photo credit
© Australian War Memorial / Bridgeman Images
Keywords
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