• Short Summary

    ONE HUNDRED AND FORTY-FIVE WIVES AND CHILDREN OF SHELL OIL COMPANY EMPLOYEES IN BALIKPAPAN, EAST BORNEO, ARRIVED IN SINGAPORE ON THE NIGHT OF OCTOBER 2 IN FOUR ROYAL AIR FORCE TRANSPORT PLANES FROM DJAKARTA, ON THEIR LEG OF THEIR EVACUATION FROM INDONESIA.

  • Description

    1.
    MV EVACUEES COMING OUT OF TRANSPORT PLANE (3 SHOTS)
    13 1/2 ft

    2.
    MV THEY WALKING TO AIRPORT BUILDING (2 SHOTS)
    20 ft

    3.
    MV TWO WOMEN ROYAL AIR FORCE CARRYING CRIB
    22 ft

    4.
    MV EVACUEES ENTERING BUILDING
    25 1/2 ft

    5.
    MV SIGN AT DOOR
    27 1/2 ft

    6.
    MV R.A.F. OFFICIALS CHECKING BAGGAGES (4 SHOTS)
    44 ft



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    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: ONE HUNDRED AND FORTY-FIVE WIVES AND CHILDREN OF SHELL OIL COMPANY EMPLOYEES IN BALIKPAPAN, EAST BORNEO, ARRIVED IN SINGAPORE ON THE NIGHT OF OCTOBER 2 IN FOUR ROYAL AIR FORCE TRANSPORT PLANES FROM DJAKARTA, ON THEIR LEG OF THEIR EVACUATION FROM INDONESIA.

    THEY WERE EVACUATED TO DJAKARTA IN TWO INDONESIAN AIR FORCE HURCULES TRANSPORT PLANES.

    THE EVACUEES WERE MAINLY BRITISH, BUT THERE WERE ALSO FAMILIES OF AUSTRALIAN, NEW ZEALAND, FRENCH, IRAQUI, GERMAN, AUSTRIAN, ITALIAN, DANISH, AND COLOMBIAN NATIONALITY.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVADVZ2WAYPXDRW11V300UMBE97W
    Media URN:
    VLVADVZ2WAYPXDRW11V300UMBE97W
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    04/10/1963
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:11:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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