• Short Summary

    Mrs Smuts presents wings to new pilots in South Africa.

  • Description

    Title reads: "African Mirror No 212 - "Ouma" Presents Wings".

    South Africa.

    Several shots of women's band marching in front of the troops of airmen who are about to get their wings. Mrs Smuts, wife of the Prime Minister of South Africa, General Smuts, arrives to air base to present the wings to new pilots. Several shots of the parade. Various shots of Mrs Smuts presenting wings to new airmen. More shots of the parade. Mrs Smuts is presented with flowers and the new pilots give her three cheers.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1840.07
    Media URN:
    71183
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1940 - 1949
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:59:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:35:51:00 / 01:37:50:00
    Canister:
    UN 745 C

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