• Short Summary

    Crowds cheering as the Royal Army Service Corps is deployed to quell State of Emergency uprising in Malaysia (former British Malaya)

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    Gaumont British Ident

    SLATE INFORMATION: Guards Leave for Malaya

    ENGLAND: South East England: Hampshire: Southampton: Port of Southampton:
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    GUARDS Men of the Second Guards Brigade going aboard the "Empire Trooper" carrying kitbags. Mr Shinwell goes aboard to chat to the men before they leave

    MALAYA Second Guards Brigade going aboard the "Empire Trooper" for service in Malaya

    MILITARY BRITISH Men of the second Guards Brigade going aboard the "Empire Trooper" for service in Malaya. Seen going up gangplank with kitbags on shoulders. Mr Shinwell goes aboard to talk to the men before leaving

    SHINWELL, Mr Going aboard the "Empire Trooper" to talk to the men before they leave Southampton for Malaya

    SHIPPING Second Guards Brigade going aboard the "Empire Trooper" for service in Malaya. Shots of men going up gangplank with kitbags. Mr. Shinwell goes aboard to talk to the men before they leave

    SOUTHAMPTON Mr Shinwell goes aboard the "Empire Trooper" to talk to men of the 2nd Guards Brigade before they leave for Malaya Shots of men going up gangplank with kitbags and people waving as the ship pulls away

    Military - Active; Malaysia
    Second Battalion, Fitzalan-Howard, communism, resistance, Malayan People's Anti-Japanese Army, Federation of Malaya, People's Anti-British Army, Malayan Races, Liberation Army, garrison, terrorist, bandit, infantry, conflict, uprising, revolt, dissidence, port, military, defence, troops
    Background: Crowds cheering as the Royal Army Service Corps is deployed to quell State of Emergency uprising in Malaysia (former British Malaya)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA36QALV8B0SEPFO6BIB3EDBTME
    Media URN:
    VLVA36QALV8B0SEPFO6BIB3EDBTME
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    09/09/1948
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:16:00
    Time in/Out:
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    Canister:
    N/A

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