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1933
1933 Then - and Now
1933 Tiger Rose
1933 South Seas
1933 Bought and Paid For
1933 Wedding Bells
1933 Saturday Night Shockers
1933 My Lady's Dress
1934
1934 Taxi FL2226
1935
1935 Return of Inspector Scott
1935 French Revolution
1935 Tale of the Black Opal, The
1935 Swiss Family Robinson
1935 Birth of the British Nation
1935 Search for the Missing Link, The
1935 Clive of India
1936
1936 Adventure Bound
1936 Voice of Fate
1936 Dead Or Alive
1937
1937 Arabian Nights, The
1936
1936 Mr & Mrs Everybody
1937
1937 Double Crossed
1937 Leaves from the Other Woman's Diary
1937 Real Life Stories
1937 Pickwick Club, The
1937 Fly By Night
1937 Unsolved Mysteries
1937 Empress Josephine
1937 Tooth and Claw
1937 Synchronisation
1937 Lady Jane Grey
1937 Under Two Flags
1937 Newspaper Adventures
1939
1939 Recollections Of Geoffrey Hamlyn, The
1939 Get Tour Man
1940
1940 Prisoner of Zenda, The
1942
1942 Piccadilly
1940
1940 Time Will Tell
1940 Andy the Yes Man
1940 Beyond Reasonable Doubt
1940 Martins Corner
1940 Pauls Family
1941
1941 Casting Bureau
1941 Roosevelt, Man of Destiny
1941 Here's A Queer Thing
1941 Secret Service Memoirs
1941 Just So stories
1941 Rank Outsider, The
1942
1942 That's How it Started
1942 History of Mr Polly, The
1942 Mr Polly
1942 Halliday And Son
1942 In His Steps
1943
1943 Their Finest Hour
1943 Music With Mirth
1943 Talking Drums
1944
1944 Story of Susan Lee
1944 Forgotten Men
1944 Doctor's Memories, A
1944 This Man is dangerous
1944 Man I Might Have Married, The
1944 Top Flight
1944 Septimus
1945
1945 Private Secretary
1945 Quick as a Flash
1945 Departure Delayed
1945 Passing Parade
1945 Adventures Downunder
1945 Young Pioneers
1945 Amateur Gentleman, The
1946
1946 Love Making Incorporated
1946 Sparrows of London
1946 Woodleys, The
1946 Constant Nymph
1946 Anderson's Place
1947
1947 Bob Dyers Dude Ranch
1947 Young Company, The
1947 Anne of Green Gables
1948
1948 Two Dianas, The
1948 Come With Me Caroline
1948 Wind In The Water, The
1948 Here Comes the Toff
1948 Cavalcade
1948 Aspro Housewives Quiz
1948 Golden Colt, The
1948 Pollyanna
1948 Adventures of Bren
1948 Space Explorers, The
1948 Strange House of Jeffery Marlowe, The
1948 Thundering Hooves
1948 Blue Danube, The
1948 Queen's Necklace The
1948 Beau Gest (1948)
1949
1949 Lorna Doone
1949 Colonel X
1949 Double Indemnity
1949 House in the Country
1949 All Visitors Ashore
1949 Rajahs Diamond, The
1949 Emma (ABC)
1950
1950 Convict Girl
1951
1951 Hunchback of Notre Dame, The (1951)
1951 Dawlish
1951 Affairs of Harlequin, The
1952
1952 Invincible Kate
1952 Legend
1952 Black Arrow, The
1952 Famous Novels of Rafael Sabatini
1952 House of Darkness
1953
1953 High Window
1953 Famous Rescues
1953 Tom Corbett Space Cadet
1953 Twilight Ranger
1953 Mission to the Nation
1953 Lord Arthur Seville's Crime
1954
1954 Famous Explorers
1954 Operation Spaceman
1954 Franchise Affair, The
1954 Persuasion
1955
1955 Shades Will Not Vanish, The
1955 Second Fiddle
1955 Sea Hound
1956
1956 Lord Jim
1956 Timber Ridge
1956 Campbell's Kingdom
1956 Adventures of Clara Cluff
1956 Mile Pegg
1956 College of Knowledge
1956 Stranger in Paradise
1957
1957 Shining Harness
1958
1958 So Little Time
1958 To Catch a Falling Star
1958 A wren Called Smith
1959
1959 Steak For Breakfast
1959 Made for Each Other
1961
1961 Emma (3AR)

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Episode 1: Corporal John Hurst Edmondson V.C.

born Wagga Wagga, NSW. date of action 13th April, 1941 Tobruk, Libya. Tobruk.
The first Australian VC of WWII, for outstanding bravery.

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Episode 2: Capt. Robert McLaren M.C.

Born Pathhead Scotland McLaren was one of those men who never give up. With good instincts and strength of purpose we hear about his exploits behind enemy lines.

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Eisode 3: Capt. Ronald Plater

An officer who inspired his men.

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Episode 4 Sgt, Thomas Currie Derrick V.C. D.C.M.

born Adelaide, date of Action 24th November, 1943 Sattelberg, PNG. Responsible for taking out 10 enemy posts.

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Episode 5: HMS Thresher (submarine) off Crete

After a successful attack off Crete, Thresher surfaced at night to find 2 x 200lb unexploded bombs rolling loose in their gun emplacement. Two men had the job of removing the bombs and saving their shipmates and Thresher itself.

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Episode 6: Pte. R. Kelliher

born Ireland, date of action 13th September 1943 near Nadzab, PNG The VC was awarded for gallantry in action bringing in wounded men under fire and wiping out machine gun positions.

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Eisode 7: Lt. Col. CGW Anderson V.C.

born Capetown Sth Africa, date of action 18-22 Jan, 1942 Muar River, Malaya

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Episode 8: Pte. Frank J. Partridge V.C.

born Grafton NSW, date of action 24th July 1945 Bonis Peninsula, Bougainville

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Episode 9: Sgt. Arthur L. Carson V.C

a hero in both World Wars

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Episode 10 Cpl. John A. French V.C

born Crows Nest near Toowoomba QLD. Date of action 4th September 1942, Milne Bay PNG The story of John French who took on 3 machine gun nests on his own, took out 2 with grenades and the 3rd with his tommy gun.

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Episode 11: Pte. Bruce Kingsbury V.C.

born Armadale, Melbourne Vic. date of action 29th August, 1942. Isurava (Kokoda Track) PNG

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Episode 12: Pte. J.H. Gordon V.C.

born Rockingham W.A. date of Action 10th July 1941 Jezzine, Lebanon

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Episode 13: Capt. Charles H. Upham V.C. + Bar

One of only three men to win thr Victoria Cross twice

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Episode 14: Victoria Cross

The highest recognition for Valor. Named after Queen Victoria, the award was designed for ALL RANKS. This story describes the history of the award.

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Episode 15: Pte. Horace W. Madden G.C.

The George Cross was the highest decoration awarded to an Australian in the Korean War. Slim Madden was taken prisoner and refused to give up.

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Episode 16: Cpl. Thomas J. Kenny V.C.

born Paddington NSW, date of Action 9th April 1917 Hermies, France Kenny took out a machine gun post that was holding up the movement forward and keeping the forward party pinned down.

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Episode 17: Lt. A.R. Cutler V.C.

born Manly, NSW, date of Action 19 June - 6 July 1941 Merdjayoun and Damour, Lebanon

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Episode 18: Lt. Albert Chowne V.C. M.M.

born Sydney, NSW, date of Action 25th March, 1945 Dagua, PNG Bert Chowne took out 2 machine guns singlehandedly and continued on to attack others armed with his sub-machine gun, firing from the hip as he led the attack.

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Episode 19: Operation Jaywick - Maj. Ivan Lyons

The story of MV Krait and the men of Z Force working behind enemy lines to attack Singapore.

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Episode 20: Australian Light Horse Brigade

From tragic beginnings in Gallipoli to Beersheba and Damascus.

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Episode 21: Pte. Edward Kenna

born Hamilton, VIC, date of Action 15th May, 1945 Wewak PNG Ted Kenna took on a bunker and machine gun post with his sub machine gun until his magazine was empty, he then used his rifle and killed both gunners. All the while he was standing, Bullets were passing all around his body, even passing between his arms and body.

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Episode 22: Damian Parer Australian Cine War Photographer

Every Australian has seen his work. The Fuzzy Wuzzy Angels helping the wounded, the blind soldier helped across the creek. Its a brave man who is in the thick of action armed only with a camera.

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Episode 23: A Story of Valor Sgt. John Morrison - Port Melbourne

A skirmish behind enemy lines in Korea, taking on superior numbers and then fighting back to Australian lines.

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Episode 24: YANK

Nathan Van Noy - Congressional Medal of Honour winner from Idaho. Van Noy at 19 years of age attacked 2 barges of enemy landing at Scarlet Beach New Guinea. He fought on with two shattered legs and multiple wounds. The Japanese threw everything at him, grenades, flame thrower, multiple snipers and he refused to withdraw.

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Episode 25: Lt. Col. Charles H. Green

An unusual story of Korea and an apple orchard.

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Episode 26: Pte J.H. Stafford U.S. Silver Star - Perth

In Korea and Stafford took on a tank with a Bren Gun.....and won.

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Episode 27: Men of courage SIO Mission

Sgt Herring - Victoria, Corp McNee - Footscray, Corp Hamilton - Victoria, Corp Drew - Glenhuntley, Private Cameron - Victoria, Sgt Major Ryan - Fish Creek Victoria.

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Episode 28: Flt. Sgt. RH Middleton V.C.

born Waverley NSW, date of Action 28-29 November, 1942 raid on Turin Story of Bomber Pilot Middleton and the bravery he showed in getting his crew home.

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Episode 29: Capt. Robin K. McLaren M.C.+Bar M.I.D.

Army goes to sea, the story of "Admiral" McLaren and his work afloat behind Japanese lines.

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Episode 30: Capt. McNamara

An inspiring Leader. McNamara's men wrote their own citation when they lost their leader

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Episode 31: Lt. Antony Campbell

Jungle warfare in Malaya.

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Episode 32: Capt. Lionel C. Matthews G.C.M.c.

Held as a prisoner at Sandakan, he organised escapes and ran the intelligence organisation from within the camp.

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Episode 33: Shaggy Ridge PNG.

Stories of Heroism and medals won there. Lt. J.R. Denman, Private Lugg (QLD), Lance Corp Green (Footscray), Sgt Hendrikson (QLD), Corp Bugg (Tasmania), Private Begally.

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Episode 34: Sgt. James Rogers V.C. - Riverina

The first Australian VC winner, during the Boer War 1902.

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Episode 35: The Glosters

The Glosters in Korea. 5 Officers and 35 other ranks were all that survived from the Glosters original 622 Men. They faced 30,000 enemy of which some 15,000 died.

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Episode 36: ANZAC

The story of the ANZACs. Citation in verse written by author Edgar Wallace

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Episode 37: Capt G.H. Vernon M.C.

Kokoda and the story of 'Doc' Vernon.

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Episode 38: Lt David John Manet M.C.

For inspired leadership. His platoon held their position.

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Episode 39: Black Cat Mine

Capt. Bill Sherlock - Coleraine Victoria, Lt E.R. St John, Sgt J.G. Gray, the story of the battle around the Black Cat Mine region PNG.

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