• Short Summary

    ABOUT TWO YEARS AGO NATIONAL SERVICE WAS INTRODUCED IN TANGANYIKA WITH THE PRIMARY AIM OF DEVELOPING RURAL AREAS OF THE COUNTRY.

  • Description

    ABOUT TWO YEARS AGO NATIONAL SERVICE WAS INTRODUCED IN TANGANYIKA WITH THE PRIMARY AIM OF DEVELOPING RURAL AREAS OF THE COUNTRY.

    FOLLOWING THE ARMY MUTINY EARLY THIS YEAR THE TRAINEES WERE GIVEN MILITARY TRAINING FOR THE FIRST TIME AND YESTERDAY (FRIDAY), PRESIDENT NYERERE WATCHED THE PASSING OUT PARADE OF 1600 OF THEM.

    NOT ALL OF THEM WILL GO INTO THE ARMY - ONLY ABOUT ONE THIRD IN FACT. THE TANGANYIKA RIFLES WERE DISBANDED FOLLOWING THE JANUARY MUTINY AND SEVERAL OF THE MUTINEERS WERE DEALT WITH BY A MILITARY COURT.

    PRESIDENT NYERERE TOOK THE SALUTE AT THE PARADE YESTERDAY AND VICE PRESIDENT KAWAWA ADDRESSED THE TROOPS.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAA4EJ6NZ5JKBLHIOGV11UZ5KY4
    Media URN:
    VLVAA4EJ6NZ5JKBLHIOGV11UZ5KY4
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    30/05/1964
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:05:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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