• Short Summary

    Singapore Air Chief Marshal Brooke-Popham greets Minister of State Duff Cooper and wife, Presentation of Victory Banners, statue of Sir Stamford Raffles in city square, and military troops guard city

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: Standing Guard at Singapore

    SINGAPORE: Various:
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    ANTI-AIRCRAFT Indian troops in Singapore manning A.A.Defences.

    BREN-CARRIERS. Sir A. Brooke-Popham inspects bren gun carriers & sees demonstration in Singapore

    BROOKE-POPHAM, Sir Robert AIR MARSHAL Greets Duff Cooper & Wife when they arrive at Singapore by Clipper... inspecting & sees demonstration of Bren gun carriers etc.takes salute.. etc.

    DUFF COOPER (& Wife) w. Wife arriving at Singapore by Clipper..greeted by Sir.A.Brooke-Popham

    INDIA. Indian troops manning A.A. Defences in Singapore

    MILITARY BRITISH. Sir A. Brooke-Popham inspects & sees demonstration of Bren gun carriers on Singapore Island..takes salute..Presentation of V. for Victory Banners to Lt.Gen.Percival G.O.C. Malaya..& Air Vice Marshal Pulford, A.O.C. Malaya..on tour of inspection w.Duff Cooper...Indian troops A.A. manning guns. etc.

    PERCIVAL LT.GEN. (General/Officer Commanding Malaya). Receives Victory Banner from Chinese population in Malaya

    PULFORD AIR VICE MARSHAL (Air Officer Commanding Malaya) Receives Victory Banner from Chinese population in Singapore

    SINGAPORE. Arrival of Mr & Mrs. Duff Cooper in Clipper..greeted by Sir A. Brooke Popham..ceremony in Malay States of Presentation of Victory Banners to G.O. Commanding Malaya by representatives of Chinese population (Lt. Gen. Percival) & Air O.C. Air Vice Marshal Pulford..scenes of native quarters..chinese shops..statue of Sir Stamford Raffles..inspecting defences, Bren gun carriers.. at inspection..demonstration & taking salute.

    STATUES, Statue of Sir Stanford Raffles in Singapore

    Military - Active

    aerial, Second World War, World War II, WWII, World War Two, war
    Background: Singapore Air Chief Marshal Brooke-Popham greets Minister of State Duff Cooper and wife, Presentation of Victory Banners, statue of Sir Stamford Raffles in city square, and military troops guard city

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA3F7G6ZY98HCYJIM8AQRY8TU55
    Media URN:
    VLVA3F7G6ZY98HCYJIM8AQRY8TU55
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    16/10/1941
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:33:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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