Item [Australia] Australian National Clothing Collection for Overseas Relief. - S-0800-0001-16-00002

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[Australia] Australian National Clothing Collection for Overseas Relief.


  • 1945-01-01 - 1948-12-31 (Creation)

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UNRRA / 1111

Sydney, Australia - Bales of clothing for UNRRA being loaded by police cadets at the Bourke Street Police Depot, Sydney. Clothes aggregating 20 tons were collected by various inner metropolitan police units in response to UNRRA's appeal for overseas relief. The total collected throughout Austrlia amounted to 3,518,280 pounds.

United Nations Relief and Rehabilitation Administration
Clothing - Australia
Shipping - Australia


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