• Short Summary

    South East Asia Treaty Organisation holds military exercise in Bangkok.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused material.

    American newsreel item.

    First joint SEATO (South East Asia Collective Defence Treaty Organisation) exercise, Bangkok, Thailand.

    LS American troop carrier aeroplanes on tarmac of aerodrome, helicopters fly overhead. MS US marines marching past camera. LS three helicopters landing. MS US marines alighting from helicopters. LS marines running. Various shots troops in action. LS flame-thrower in action on building. Ground to air paratroopers leaving aircraft. Crowds of civilians and officers watch exercise. Planes flying and paratroopers landing, seen through row of flags.

    Date on dope sheet is 27/02/1956.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    2536.15
    Media URN:
    68241
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:42:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:27:19:00 / 01:28:01:00
    Canister:
    UN 2817 G

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