Crowds cheering American sailors marching through Brisbane as part of a goodwill visit, 1941 contributed by QldPics taken in 1941
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March by American sailors through Brisbane, Tuesday 25 March 1941. The American Naval squadron led by the flagship U.S.S. Chicago and destroyers Reid, Downes, Conyngham and Cassin, was in town as part of a goodwill visit. (Description supplied with photograph). Caption: 'Biggest crowd in the history of Brisbane welcomes U.S. naval men'.

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