Australia. Department of Aircraft Production. (1941-1946)

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Australia. Department of Aircraft Production.
Australia. Dept. of Aircraft Production.
Australia. Dept of Aircraft Production. (1941-1946)
Commonwealth of Australia. Department of Aircraft Production. (1941-1946)
Department of Aircraft Production. Commonwealth of Australia. (1941-1946)
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Defence Industries; Aviation or Aeronautical Industries
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http://nla.gov.au/anbd.aut-an35891371
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The Department of Aircraft Production was established in 1941. Its functions had previously been undertaken by the Department of Munitions and after 1946, they returned to the Department of Munitions.

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Encyclopedia of Australian Science

  1. Department of Aircraft Production
    Published: The University of Melbourne eScholarship Research Centre
    Series: Encyclopedia of Australian Science
  2. Primary description of agency CA 41; Department of Aircraft Production, Central Administration. Registration of entity: 1 March 1977
    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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