• Short Summary

    Summary of Scenes Contained in the Six Rolls of Malayan Story Not Used in the Issue.

  • Description

    2 very good travel shots through Benghazi town showing ordinary life in the town.
    Very good travel shot of a GV of a line of Buffalo planes with crews standing at sides.
    2 SV's travel shots of planes and crews, on airfield.
    Train moving towards laden with A.A. guns.
    SV Train moving towards laden with guns etc.
    Guns past on train.
    Travel shot along line of armoured cars with native drivers standing by them, and in turrets. Travel shot past armoured cars with men in turrets.
    Sequence of guns firing at night.

    Shots of cycle infantry moving up over bridge in town, past train, past board with 'SUNGEI PATANI' on it.
    CU Troops reading newspapers - 'SUNDAY GAZETTE. The 'SUNDAY TRIBUNE'
    CU Soldier holding 'SUNDAY GAZETTE' with headlines 'TROOPS RECALLED TO BARRACKS. ORDER ISSUED IN SINGAPORE LAST NIGHT'
    SV Cyclists putting bikes into train, and shots of them getting in and of train moving off.
    LV Towards Bren carrier through jungle road.
    Travel shots past Bren carriers.
    Shot of natives moving gun (18 pounder)
    Shots of Bren carriers along road and then getting on to side of road.
    Background: Summary of Scenes Contained in the Six Rolls of Malayan Story Not Used in the Issue.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAET9B8E2ADLFFPBI7AH2IX20WK
    Media URN:
    VLVAET9B8E2ADLFFPBI7AH2IX20WK
    Group:
    Reuters - British Paramount Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    01/01/1942
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:04:45:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A
  • Part of…

    MALAYA / DEFENCE: World War 2: Native and New Zealand troops preparations MALAYA / DEFENCE: World War 2: Native and New Zealand troops preparations MALAYA / DEFENCE: World War 2: Native and New Zealand troops preparations MALAYA / DEFENCE: World War 2: Native and New Zealand troops preparations

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