U-series. Greetings from Egypt. Walter Goddard

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Tono kōrero mai

Mobile Unit broadcaster Doug Laurenson introduces a greeting and song request for the Troops' Radio Request Show, from Walter Goddard [Military Service no. 7474] of Lyall Bay, Wellington.
From Egypt, he greets his mother and father and Marge, and requests "Till The Sands of The Desert Grow Cold"

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 10946

Media type AUDIO

Collection Sound Collection

Credits Laurenson, Doug, Announcer
Goddard, Walter Laurence, Speaker/Kaikōrero

Duration 00:00:50

Date 04 Dec 1940

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