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    ROLL NUMBER 1


    1.
    GENERAL VIEW OF WASP HELICOPTER FROM HMS GURKHA TAKING SUPPLIES TO HMS CARYSFORT IN PORT VICTORIA HARBOUR


    2.
    A.B. JERRY [WITH TELESCOPE] VIEWS THE ISLAND OF MAHE.


    3.
    VIEW OF MAHE [AS SEEN BY SAILOR]


    4.
    HELICOPTER HOVERS OVER "GURKHA" TO PICK-UP RUM SUPPLY FOR CARYSFORT, THEN TAKES OFF.


    5.
    LOOKING TOWARDS "CARYSFORT" WHILST HELICOPTER DELIVERS RUM RATION.


    6.
    HMS. CARYSFORT IN HARBOUR


    7.
    HELICOPTER RETURNS TO "GURKHA"


    8.
    CONTROLLER [LT.CDR LESLIE WARREN RN] BRINGS IN HELICOPTER



    ROLL NUMBER 2


    1.
    LOCATION SIGHTER OF VICTORIA


    2.
    HMS GURKHA IN HARBOUR


    3.
    ROYAL MARINE DETACHMENT ALONGSIDE PIER OFF-LOADING LIGHTER


    4.
    LOADING STORES AND WEAPONS INTO LORRY


    5.
    LORRY DEPARTING


    6.
    LOCATION SIGHTER OF TRADE UNION HQ


    7.
    OFF-LOADING LORRY OUTSIDE TEMPORARY DETACHMENT BILLET IN HOTEL


    8.
    ROYAL MARINES WAVING TO LOCAL PEOPLE FROM BALCONY OF BILLET


    9.
    [NEAR] CPL LACEY; [FAR] MNE JULIEN VIEW LOCAL CINEMA PROGRAMME.



    ROLL NUMBER 3


    1.
    VEHICLE DRAWS INTO CAR-PARK BEHIND POLICE STATION AND ROYAL MARINE DETACHMENT ALIGHT TO PRACTISE DISPERSAL DRILLS.


    2.
    FORMING THE RIOT - SQUAD "SQUARE".


    3.
    FIXING BAYONETS


    4.
    TAKING-UP FIRING POSITIONS


    5.
    MARCHING THROUGH THE STREETS OF VICTORIA BACK TO THE BILLET.




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    Film ID:
    VLVA4HOI0KPC43HLM9IQ4J435A84X
    Media URN:
    VLVA4HOI0KPC43HLM9IQ4J435A84X
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    24/06/1966
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:07:30:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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