• Short Summary

    Troops arrive in Singapore and prepare for battle on the Malay Peninsular.

  • Description

    Titles read: "SINGAPORE".

    Troops arriving during Singapore build-up. M/S Scottish troops drinking water in Singapore. Various shots of Chinese and Malays at work digging defences. Argyle and Sutherland Highlanders preparing for battle on the Malay Peninsular; tanks driving along roads. General Wavell meets troops in Malaya. Montage of preparations in Singapore, infantry, planes and guns. The guns let fire.

    Fall of Manilla. Navy fliers pave the way.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1316.36
    Media URN:
    43632
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    09/02/1942
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:42:00
    Time in/Out:
    02:01:59:00 / 02:03:41:00
    Canister:
    42/12

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