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Picture relating to Brisbane - titled 'Remains of a Japanese Zero Fighter aeroplane, shot down by the U.S. Air Force, on display in a Brisbane march, July 1943'
Picture relating to Brisbane - titled 'P-38 Lightning fighter flying over Moreton Bay, ca. 1943'
Picture relating to Brisbane - titled 'American film stars at a press conference in Brisbane, 1943'
Picture relating to Rockhampton - titled 'Portrait of General McArthur and Lieutenant General Eichelberger, Rockhampton, 1943'
Picture relating to Bulimba - titled 'Ship passing the U.S. Army base at Bulimba, Brisbane, ca. 1943'
Picture relating to Brisbane - titled 'Lines of fighter planes at Bulimba?, Brisbane, ca. 1943'
Picture relating to Brisbane - titled 'Brisbane schoolchildren waiting to be immunised against diphtheria, 1943'
Picture relating to Biloela - titled 'Sawmill in Biloela in 1943'
Picture relating to Biloela - titled 'Hardwood logs awaiting milling at the Biloela Sawmill, Queensland, 1943'
Picture relating to Biloela - titled 'Back of the Biloela sawmill near the dam, 1943'
Picture relating to Charters Towers - titled 'Charters Towers Airfield, 1943'
Picture relating to Charters Towers - titled 'Douglas c47 Dakota aeroplane parked off the runway at Charters Towers airfield, 1943'
Picture relating to Mackay - titled 'Air raid shelter at Mackay, ca. 1943'
Picture relating to Thursday Island - titled 'Staff at the Australian Army Post Office at Thursday Island, ca. 1943'
Picture relating to Thursday Island - titled 'Australian soldiers gathered in front of a building on the military base at Thursday Island during World War II, ca. 1943'
Picture relating to Yeppoon - titled 'Trench practise for soldiers with their guns and gas masks, Yeppoon, ca. 1943'

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Remains of a Japanese Zero Fighter aeroplane, shot down by the U.S. Air Force, on display in a Brisbane march, July 1943

contributed by QldPics, taken in 1943
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Remains of a Japanese Zero exhibited in an Air Training Corps march through Brisbane streets, 31 July 1943. The march was designed to stimulate the drive for Air Training Corps recruits. 'Remains of a Zero exhibited in yesterday's Air Training Corps march are all that was left of Jap machine shot out of northern skies...' (Information taken from: Sunday truth, 1 August 1943). (Description supplied with photograph).

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