British General, Sir Archibald Wavell, visits South African army base in Abyssinia.
Title reads: "Springboks in Abyssinia".
Abyssinia (aka Ethiopia).
L/S of bomber taxiing across a grass airfield. Various shots of General Sir Archibald Wavell of British Army being greeted by General Brink of South African Army and General C Cunningham, Commander in Chief of the East African Forces* in front the grounded aeroplane. Various shots of Wavell, Brink and Cunningham looking out over typical African plains.
Various shots of a convoy of armoured cars and lorries moving along a road through East African bush. Various C/Us of South African troops. Various shots of men shaving and washing at the side of a road. Various shots of Generals entering a captured fort. M/S of regimental flag being raised inside fortress to sound of bagpipes. C/U of General Wavell looking upwards, pan to the regimental flag.
* his brother is Admiral Cunningham, referred to by narrator as "Navy Wop Beater".