• Short Summary

    AUSTRALIAN DEFENCE MINISTER MR. ATHOL G. TOWNLEY WHO IS ON A SIX-DAY VISIT TO INDONESIA?

  • Description

    1.
    LS CAR WITH TOWNLEY ARRIVES AT HERO CEMETERY
    3 ft

    2.
    MS GUARD OF HONOUR
    5 ft

    3.
    MLS TOWNLEY & GROUP ARRIVE
    8 ft

    4.
    MS TOWNLEY LAYS WREATH (2 SHOTS)
    20 ft

    5.
    MS PARTY MEMBERS
    22 ft

    6.
    MS TOWNLEY BOWS
    25 ft

    7.
    CU WREATH
    27 ft

    8.
    MLS TOWNLEY WALKS AROUND MEMORIAL
    32 ft

    9.
    LS ASIAN GAMES STADIUM (2 SHOTS)
    36 ft

    10.
    MLS TOWNLEY ARRIVES
    38 ft

    11.
    LS MAIN STADIUM (2 SHOTS)
    44 ft

    12.
    MS TOWNLEY LOOKING
    47 ft

    13.
    LS STADIUM (2 SHOTS)
    52 ft

    14.
    LS RECEPTION BY GEN. NASUTION
    56 ft

    15.
    MS GEN. NASUTION, TOWNLEY & MRS. NASUTION RECEIVE DR. SUBANDRIO & WIFE
    64 ft

    16.
    MS TOWNLEY & MRS. NASUTION
    68 ft

    17.
    MS DRUMMERS
    69 ft

    18.
    MS TOWNLEY
    71 ft

    19.
    MS MUSICIANS
    72 ft

    20.
    MS DANCER WITH LAMPS
    81 ft

    21.
    MLS GUESTS
    83 ft



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    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: AUSTRALIAN DEFENCE MINISTER MR. ATHOL G. TOWNLEY WHO IS ON A SIX-DAY VISIT TO INDONESIA BEGINNING JUNE 4 ON INVITATION BY INDONESIAN DEFENCE MINISTER GEN. NASUTION VISITED THE HERO CEMETERY IN JAKARTA, AS A PART OF HIS PROGRAMME IN THE COUNTRY, ON JUNE 5.

    HE WAS GIVEN A GUARD OF HONOUR AT THE MEMORIAL WHERE MR. TOWNLEY LAID A WREATH. THE MEMORIAL COMMEMORATES INDONESIANS WHO DIED IN THE INDEPENDENCE STRUGGLE.

    HE ALSO VISITED THE ASIAN GAMES STADIUM WHICH IS BEING RUSHED. THE STADIUM IS AN IMPORTANT PROJECT FOR INDONESIAN PRESTIGE AND DR. SUKARNO HIMSELF GIVES IT TOP PRIORITY FOR COMPLETION FOR THE GAMES IN AUGUST.

    MR. TOWNLEY WAS GIVEN A COLOURFUL RECEPTION THAT NIGHT BY GEN. NASUTION AT HIS HOUSE. THE RECEPTION WAS ATTENDED AMONG TOP MEN BY DR. SUBANDRIO, THE FOREIGN MINISTER AND HIS WIFE. THE RECEPTION INCLUDED MANY DANCE PERFORMANCES BY FAMOUS BALINESE DANCERS.

    MR. TOWNLEY LEFT FOR SURABAYA ON JUNE 6 ENROUTE TO JOG JAKARTA, BANDUNG AND RETURN TO JAKARTA ON JUNE 9 BEFORE LEAVING FOR AUSTRALIA ON JUNE 10.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA3CYC4RTF5SBB9J5LI5USVSRY3
    Media URN:
    VLVA3CYC4RTF5SBB9J5LI5USVSRY3
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    07/06/1962
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:11:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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