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Other titles:BRITISH ARMY OPERATIONS IN THE SECOND WORLD WAR [Allocated Series Title]
Summary: Ceremony of the presentation of Pennant to Emir Abdullah GCMG, GBE of Trans-Jordan on assuming rank of Air Commodore, RAF, at Amman. Band of the Arab Legion marching in front of marquee on parade ground, leading airmen marching with fixed bayonets. Emir Abdullah arrives in car and inspects Guard of Honour of Trans-Jordan Frontier Force. Then he inspects the airmen. Group Captain commanding in Amman acting on behalf of the AOC then reads out personal telegram to HH Emir and presents him with personal pennant. Emir expresses his thanks through an interpreter. Drive past of armoured cars in formation. Fly past of Lysanders, watched by HH Emir and other officials. HH inspects aircraft and pilots then drives off.