• Short Summary

    British and Empire military forces under General Archibald Wavell and the Sultan of Johore prepare to defend Singapore against the Imperial Japanese Army

  • Description

    SINGAPORE:
    EXT

    AEROPLANES R.A.F. & NAVAL PLANES. Brewsters & Lockheeds take part in co-operational exercises in Singapore..Lockheeds land Aussies (troop-carriers)

    AIR RAIDS & A.R.P. Air raid on Kuala Lumpur, Malaya


    ARMOURED CARS. Argyle & Autherland Highlanders on exercises w. armoured cars in Singapore.


    GUNS. 3.7 A.A. gun manned by R.A..Argyle & Sutherland Highlanders mount machine gun..Bofors gun manned by Hong Kong & Singapore artillery, Singapore


    IBRAHIM, Maj. Gen., Sir (Sultan of Johore.) & Lady Ibrahim Watches co-operational exercises in Singapore


    MALAYA Air raid on Kuala Lumpur.


    MILITARY BRITISH. Argyle & Sutherland Highlanders on exercises in Singapore..w. armoured cars..co-operational exercises watched by G.O.C. & H. H. Sultan of Johore..3.7 A.A. gun maned by R.A..Troop-carrying Lockheeds land Aussies


    RAILWAYS. Train-load of evacuees returns to Rangoon


    SHOES AND BOOTS. Leather made into R.A.F. boots by Chinese in Singapore


    SINGAPORE. Argyle & Sutherlands on exercises in Singapore.. co-operational exercises watched by H.H. Sultan of Johore & G.O.C..manning guns..troop carrying Lockheeds land Aussies..Australian leather made into R.A.F. boots by Chinese..Also Brewsters (fighters) in co-operational exercises


    SINGAPORE. Chinese and Malayans digging trenches British reinforcements arrive in Malaya..


    Military - Active

    Almarhum Sultan Sir Ibrahim Iskandar Al-Masyhur ibni Almarhum Sultan Sir Abu, naval base, Empire Army, rearguard, Indian Army, Australian Army, British Army, General Tomoyuki Yamashita, Royal Artillery, Royal Engineers, World War II, WWII, Second World War
    Background: British and Empire military forces under General Archibald Wavell and the Sultan of Johore prepare to defend Singapore against the Imperial Japanese Army

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA18U8Q5Y78JP87TLMDHK12VP65
    Media URN:
    VLVA18U8Q5Y78JP87TLMDHK12VP65
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    09/02/1942
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:39:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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