• Short Summary

    Swazi warriors receive a welcome parade on their return home from service in World War II

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: Return of the Swazi Warriors

    AFRICA: Swaziland:
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    AFRICA. SHOTS of 3,000 swaziland troops arriving home in proper army uniform,shots of paramount chief Sabuza who sir Evelyn Baring lead the celebration, shots of Queen Mother, also of the royal family, shots of native warriors doing martial dance in traditional style,shots of swaziland troops in modern battle dress, at march past,


    BARING EVLYN.SIR. G.C.M.G. K.C.V.O. & the Lady Mary Shots of him with paramount chief Sabuza, leading the celebration, when 3,000 Swaziland troops return home,


    NATIVES. Shots of 3,000 swaziland troops arriving home,shots of paramount chief Sabuza with Sir Evelyn Baring leading the celebrations,shots of Queen Mother,also of the royal family shots of natives doing their martial dance in native dress,shots of Swaziland troops in Modern battle-dress, in march past,


    SWAZILAND. Shots of 3,000 swaziland troops arriving home in proper army battle dress, shots of the paramount chief. Sabuza, who with Sir Evelyn Baring lead the celebrations, shots of Queen Mother, also of the royal family, shots of warriors in Traditional style, doing their martial dance, shots of swazi troops in modern battle-dress at march-past,


    Swaziland; Anthropology/Indigenous peoples

    ceremony, ceremonies, march, military, warrior, troops, Swazi, Bantu, tribal, veterans, war, WWII, World War II, World War Two, Second World War, British Eighth Army
    Background: Swazi warriors receive a welcome parade on their return home from service in World War II

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAAE0AGK2AZ24K51GC2O63RB0SO
    Media URN:
    VLVAAE0AGK2AZ24K51GC2O63RB0SO
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    05/08/1946
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:38:00
    Time in/Out:
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    Canister:
    N/A

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