• Short Summary

    MR. ATHOL G. TOWNLEY, AUSTRALIAN DEFENCE MINISTER, WHO ARRIVED IN JAKARTA ON JUNE 4 FOR?

  • Description

    MR. ATHOL G. TOWNLEY, AUSTRALIAN DEFENCE MINISTER, WHO ARRIVED IN JAKARTA ON JUNE 4 FOR SIX-DAY VISIT TO INDONESIA ON INVITATION FROM DEFENCE MINISTER GEN. NASUTION, PAID A VISIT TO THE IMPORTANT EAST JAVA TOWN OF SURABAYA ON JUNE 6.

    THERE HE VISITED THE INDONESIAN NAVY ACADEMY. HE WAS GIVEN A GUARD OF HONOUR ON ARRIVAL AND CONDUCTED AROUND THE PLACE BY THE GOVERNOR OF THE ACADEMY. NAVY CHIEF OF STAFF ADMIRAL MARTADINATA WAS ALSO THERE. MR. TOWNLEY WAS GIVEN PRESENTS BY THE GOVERNOR OF THE ACADEMY AND OTHERS.

    ON HIS WAY TO CENTRAL JAVA TOWN OF JOGJAKARTA MR. TOWNLEY PILOTED THE PLANE THAT CARRIED HIM. AT JOGJAKARTA HE WAS RECEIVED BY CENTRAL JAVA MILITARY ACADEMY NEAR JOGJAKARTA AND REVIEWED THE TROOPS. NEAR THAT PLACE HE MADE AN UNSCHEDULED STOP AT THE MARKET IN MUNTILAN WHERE HE ATTRACTED A HUGE CROWD AND SHOOK HANDS WITH MANY. HE DISTRIBUTED SWEETS TO GIRLS.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA437C1RWGSD8SIGFC3FD7F5BBC
    Media URN:
    VLVA437C1RWGSD8SIGFC3FD7F5BBC
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    09/06/1962
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:57:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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