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    British and African troops manoeuvres in Kenya.

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    LS. Troops manning an antitank gun in the field. Various shots of troops in a long stretch of road moving in line towards the action area. Various shots of Red Cross scout car and other vehicles moving along road. Various shots of senior officers inside dark marquee making action plans and discussing tactics. Various shots of tented encampment in North African countryside. Various shots of African solider at signal control. Various shots of the troops embarking on a Beverly transport plane at Eastleigh RAF (Royal Air Force) airport in Nairobi. Various shots of the troops and jeeps disembarking on Isiolo airstrip in the Northern Frontier. GV. Open country in the Northern Frontier area. LS. Some camels grazing. MS. Jeep passing camera. Various shots of the three Camburu tribesmen seated near road. Various shots of senior officers of the King's African Rifles and the Royal Horse Artillery discussing plans. LS. Army helicopter landing. Various shots of senior officers meeting and talking. MLS. Helicopter taking off. Various shots of the propellors of the Beverly transporter plane whirling into action prior to takeoff. Various shots of Beverly taxiing, taking off and flying low overhead.


    Date found in the old record - 13/03/1963.

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    Film ID:
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    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
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    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:40:49:00 / 01:45:22:00
    UN 3736 C

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