U-series. Anthony Eden reviews 6th Brigade NZEF. Part 1 of 4

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Part 1 of 4.
Review of the 3rd New Zealand Contingent in Egypt by Mr Anthony Eden, British Secretary of State for War. Commentary by Doug Laurenson [Military Service no. 34957] of the New Zealand Mobile Broadcasting Unit.

Doug Laurenson describes arrangments on the desert parade ground for the review by Anthony Eden. The Band plays as the men march in to take up their positions.

This item is part of a collection of recordings made by the Mobile Broadcasting Units, which travelled overseas with New Zealand forces between 1940-1945. They recorded New Zealanders' experiences of war and messages to their families and friends, which were sent back home to be played on a weekly radio programme.

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Year 1940

Reference number 11146

Media type AUDIO

Collection Sound Collection

Credits Eden, Anthony, Earl of Avon, 1897-1977

Duration 00:03:39

Date 25 Oct 1940

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