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Title:BURMA GOVERNOR ARRIVES - GOVERNMENT HOUSE SHOTS [Allocated Title]
Film Number:MGH 6194
Other titles:SOUTH EAST ASIA COMMAND [Series Title]
Summary: The Governor of Burma, Sir Reginald Dorman-Smith returns to Rangoon, 16/10/1945.
Description: The Governor's car and entourage arrive at Government House, Rangoon passing guns used for the 17 gun salute and several cameramen/photographers on the lawns. (The camera position is from a high angle directly outside Government House). Sir Reginald-Dorman Smith walks out of Government House onto a dais in the grounds accompanied by several officers. The Union Jack unfurls on the flag post, Dorman-Smith puts his hat back on. Shot of Dorman Smith from behind. A shot of the Union Jack and troops on parade. Three British officers walking out of Government House. A British officer salutes Dorman-Smith who leaves the dais and walks away with the officer.