• Short Summary

    Peaceful, industrious images of life on Java show why Indonesia (the Dutch East Indies) is so attractive to Japan, aerial footage depicts fighters taking off to defend the island, Netherlands commander Vice Admiral Helfrich makes plans, and cruisers and destroyers skim along the ocean

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    Gaumont British Ident

    SLATE INFORMATION: The World at War: Java: Vivid Pictures from the Dutch East Indies

    INDONESIA: Java:
    EXT

    AIR RAIDS & A.R.P. Arp..fire services & air raid shelters in Java..overground shelter, cone shaped


    BOMBS Bombing up air force in Java.


    FACTORIES. Factories at work..making shells & aircraft in Java


    FLAGS. Dutch flag flying in Java


    GUNS. Light field guns firing in Java


    HOLLAND. Manoeuvres in Java..defences manned..field guns firing..tanks w. smoke screen..still of Queen Wilhelmina..Dutch flag


    HOLLAND, Naval. On manoeuvres off Java..destroyers, torpedo boats,submarine...minelaying..Vice Admiral Helfrich in command


    JAVA. Map of Pacific..scenics..Buddhist temple.. washing clothes in Batavia..Governor Gen. opens parliament..tapping rubber trees..natives harvesting..shipping in harbours..oil wells..Jap trade delegate,Dr.van Mook..A.R.P..fire services & air raid shelters..land defences..road blocks..factories at work..making shells..aircraft factory..bombing up air force..bombers in air..flying boats in air..Vice Admiral Helfrich commanding Netherlands Navy..destroyers & torpedo boats & submarine on manoeuvres..mine-laying..Gen.van Aeyen commanding Dutch Air Force..army manoeuvres..defences manned..light field guns firing..tanks w.smoke screen..still picture of Queen Wilhelmina..Dutch flag flying


    MAP Good map of the Pacific in Java Story


    MOOK DR VAN. Japanese trade delegates in Java.


    SHELTERS Cone shaped overground shelter in Java


    SHIPPING Shipping in harbours in Java


    SMOKE SCREEN ETC. Tanks advancing thro' smoke screen in Java


    TEMPLES Buddhist Temple in Java


    WILHELMINA, Queen of Holland Still picture (used in Java story)


    Military - Active

    World War Two, World War II, WWII, Second World War, war, rubber, tea, tapioca, oil wells, War in the Pacific, craftspeople, Lieutenant-Admiral Conrad Emil Lambert Helfrich, Australia, Army, Navy, Air force, air views, aerials
    Background: Peaceful, industrious images of life on Java show why Indonesia (the Dutch East Indies) is so attractive to Japan, aerial footage depicts fighters taking off to defend the island, Netherlands commander Vice Admiral Helfrich makes plans, and cruisers and destroyers skim along the ocean

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAA7QQT25TBQPN0T0XPGQSWK78H
    Media URN:
    VLVAA7QQT25TBQPN0T0XPGQSWK78H
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    12/03/1942
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:08:28:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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