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    Air Vice Marshall J. (Johnny) JOHNSON. Air Officer Command AFME (Air Forces Middle East-Aden) is?

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    Air Vice Marshal J (Johnny) Johnson, Tomalin & Lt. Col. J. L. COLLARD MC. O/C of Battalion - Mrs Johnson leaving men's Junior Ranks Club bldg - Johnson & Collard walking - troops passing alongside - c/o Johnson face - assault course training - soldiers faces CV; 2 whites - 1 black - unarmed combat training - over log walls - 3" mortar trainings



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    2 fingers - M.T. Yard - tactical sign is Swazi axe - camp under construction - parade square - name sign




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    Background: Air Vice Marshall J. (Johnny) JOHNSON. Air Officer Command AFME (Air Forces Middle East-Aden) is an a tour of the 3 Protectorates - came to Swaziland 1st & with Mrs Johnson & Air Commander TOMALIN of British Defence Liaison Staff at Pretoria visited the New barracks of 1st Batt. York & Lancaster Regimentt at Matsapa "St. Georges Barracks; these are just about complete & the men moved in a week ago - it holds 430 all ranks, cost GBP250,000 to build - this battalion expect to return to UK before xmas, does not know who will replace them yet.

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    Film ID:
    VLVAAQSQ2IGW284BH7LJ1U63LE3IZ
    Media URN:
    VLVAAQSQ2IGW284BH7LJ1U63LE3IZ
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    23/06/1964
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MP4
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:04:08:00
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    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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