• Short Summary

    Field Marshal Smuts inspects the South African Air Force and wishes them well.

  • Description

    Item title reads - South Africa's air commando.

    Johannesburg.

    Various shots as men from the South African Air Force march with a woman's auxiliary unit through the streets of Johannesburg. M/S of Field Marshal Jan Smuts inspecting them. Various shots as he makes a speech wishing God speed to the air commandos. A military band plays and they parade. Good M/S of him saluting.

    Cataloguer's note: the actual story starts at 01:39:00 after the Pathe titles.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    1129.22
    Media URN:
    39294
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    22/09/1941
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:00:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:38:38:00 / 01:39:38:00
    Canister:
    41/76

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