Department of Supply and Development. Commonwealth of Australia. (1939-1942)

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Defence Industries; Advisory or Regulatory Body
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One of the first functions that the Department of Supply and Development was responsible for, when it was created in 1939, was the supply of munitions, as well as the production of aircrafts. In 1941 a separate Department of Munitions was established to meet these demands

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  1. Department of Supply and Development
    Published: The University of Melbourne eScholarship Research Centre
    Series: Encyclopedia of Australian Science
  2. Primary description of agency CA 33; Supply and Development [I] Central Office. Registration of entity:30 September 1987
    Published: National Archives of Australia, 2000
    Series: RecordSearch
  3. Technology in Australia 1788-1988
    Academy of Technological Sciences and Engineering
    Published: Australian Science and Technology Heritage Centre, Melbourne, 2000

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  1. DEPARTMENT OF SUPPLY AND DEVELOPMENT.
    Commonwealth of Australia Gazette (National : 1901 - 1973) Thursday 26 February 1942 [Issue No.63] p 514

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    ... —Badges, cap, officers, for Department of Air, £243 15s.—National Clothing Co. (1939) Ltd., W.A. 1547 Req ... , 1942. (Melbourne and Sydney.) ( ontracts Accepted 1378 Req. 10,272.—Fish pastes, for Department of the ... 3668 words
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    ... Department of the Army, 7th May to 30th June, 1942.—Northern Co-operative Meat Co. Ltd., Casino. 8023 Req ... . 8025 Req. 3656.—Bacon sides, for Department of the Army, 7th May to 30th June, 1942.—Silvester Bros ... 4865 words
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