• Short Summary

    THE TROOPSHIP "FLAMINIA" BROUGHT 858 AUSTRALIAN TROOPS AND FAMILIES INTO SINGAPORE OCTOBER 26. THEY WERE?

  • Description

    THE TROOPSHIP "FLAMINIA" BROUGHT 858 AUSTRALIAN TROOPS AND FAMILIES INTO SINGAPORE OCTOBER 26. THEY WERE TO FORM A PART OF THE COMMONWEALTH STRATEGIC RESERVE IN MALAYA.

    THEY BELONGED TO THE SECOND BATTALION AUSTRALIAN REGIMENT, 103 FIELD BATTERY, NO. 4 FIELD TROOPS, AUSTRALIAN ENGINEERS AND MISCELLANEOUS SECTIONS. THE TROOPS WILL LEAVE SINGAPORE IN TWO DAYS FOR THE COMMONWEALTH CANTONMENT NOW UNDER COMPLETION IN MALACCA. NO. 4 FIELD TROOPS WILL GO TO BUTTERWORTH WHERE THEY WILL JOIN THE AUSTRALIAN ENGINEERING SQUADRON.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA1FW56B47HBK5CP392WX9N9KM5
    Media URN:
    VLVA1FW56B47HBK5CP392WX9N9KM5
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    28/10/1961
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:09:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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