• Short Summary

    FOUR THOUSAND MEMBERS OF JAPAN'S LAND, SEA AND AIR FORCES PARADED IN RAINY TOKYO LAST SATURDAY TO MARK THE TWELFTH ANNIVERSARY OF THEIR 'REBIRTH' AFTER WORLD WAR TWO.

  • Description

    1.
    GV PAN FROM PRIME MINISTER AND OFFICIALS TO START OF PARADE IN POURING RAIN.
    0.05

    2.
    SCU COLOUR PARTY WITH JAPANESE FLAG HEADS PARADE.
    0.09

    3.
    SV PAN CADETS IN PARADE.
    0.17

    4.
    CU PRIME MINISTER ON DAIS.
    0.20

    5.
    LV PAN FROM P.M.'S DAIS TO TROOPS IN PARADE.
    0.27

    6.
    GTV PARADE.
    0.32

    7.
    STV DITTO.
    0.37

    8.
    TV NURSES IN PARADE.
    0.43

    9.
    GTV PAN FROM CROWD TO TROOP CARRIERS
    0.54

    10.
    STV FIELD GUNS AND CREWS.
    0.59

    11.
    TV BREN GUN CARRIERS
    1.03

    12.
    GTV ARMOURED CARS FOLLOWED BY TANKS
    1.10

    13.
    SV PRIME MINISTER ON DAIS (STILL RAINING).
    1.14

    14.
    SV TANKS PASS DAIS AND SALUTE.
    1.21

    15.
    GV PAN..TANKS IN PARADE.
    1.32



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    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: FOUR THOUSAND MEMBERS OF JAPAN'S LAND, SEA AND AIR FORCES PARADED IN RAINY TOKYO LAST SATURDAY TO MARK THE TWELFTH ANNIVERSARY OF THEIR 'REBIRTH' AFTER WORLD WAR TWO.

    PRIME MINISTER HAYATO IKEDA WATCHED FROM A DAIS THE LONG LINE OF TROOPS MARCHED SMARTLY BY. MOST OF THE TANKS AND MILITARY EQUIPMENT ON DISPLAY WERE MANUFACTURED IN JAPAN.

    IN A SPEECH THE JAPANESE PREMIER REFERRED TO THE 'SERIOUS' CUBAN SITUATION AND URGED HIS LISTENERS 'TO BE PREPARED'.

    THE PARADE TOOK PLACE NEAR THE MEIJI SHRINE, THE SHINTO MAUSOLEUM DEDICATED TO THE LATE EMPEROR MEIJI, REGARDED AS THE FOUNDER OF MODERN JAPAN AS A MILITARY POWER.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA23OVJ9YKI1TXPI4CWTQZO9GXE
    Media URN:
    VLVA23OVJ9YKI1TXPI4CWTQZO9GXE
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    30/10/1962
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:31:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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