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  • Short Summary

    Aussie troops arrive for service in Malaya.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material -

    Penang & Singapore, Malaya.

    CU Australian Navy Ensign. LS Australian destroyer "HMAS Arunta" sailing into Straits of Melaka.

    LS Troopship 'SS Georgic' at anchor. Ground to air four engined Lancaster bombers flying over. Various shots of Australian soldiers passing away the time on board the SS Georgic - they relax, do exercises and have lectures. GV Ships in Penang Harbour. Various shots of the Georgic loaded with troops pulling alongside, a band entertain them. Various shots, Australians disembarking, being loaded onto trucks and driving through streets.

    (Dupe Neg.) Old record suggests material dates from around 31/10/1955.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2806.09
    Media URN:
    82208
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1955
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:04:33:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:22:57:00 / 01:27:30:00
    Canister:
    UN 2782 C

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