• Short Summary

    THE GOVERNOR OF SARAWAK, SIR ALEXANDER WADDELL, PRESENTED GALLANTRY MEDALS AND COMMENDATION CERTIFICATE TO DAYAK CHIEFTAINS, WHO RESISTED AND FOUGHT OFF THE REBELS DURING THE REBELLION OF DECEMBER 8 LAST YEAR.

  • Description

    THE GOVERNOR OF SARAWAK, SIR ALEXANDER WADDELL, PRESENTED GALLANTRY MEDALS AND COMMENDATION CERTIFICATE TO DAYAK CHIEFTAINS, WHO RESISTED AND FOUGHT OFF THE REBELS DURING THE REBELLION OF DECEMBER 8 LAST YEAR.

    AN HONOUR GUARD, MADE UP OF SARAWAK POLICEMEN, GREETED THE GOVERNOR AND HIS WIFE, LADY WADDELL, ON ARRIVAL AT THE MIRI COMMUNITY CENTRE FOR THE PRESENTATION CEREMONY.

    AMONG THE DAYAK CHIEFTAINS WHO RECEIVED AWARDS WAS PARAMOUNT CHIEF TEMENGGONG OYONG LAWAI JAU.

    IN ALL, SOME THREE HUNDRED TOWNSPEOPLE ATTENDED THE CEREMONY, LATER IN THE EVENING, SIR ALEXANDER ENTERTAINED THEM TO A RECEPTION AT HIS RESIDENCE.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA6NDU5GDH3AD56PCXAN4TETLT0
    Media URN:
    VLVA6NDU5GDH3AD56PCXAN4TETLT0
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    07/08/1963
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:47:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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