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Other titles:ROYAL AIR FORCE OPERATIONS IN SOUTH EAST ASIA DURING THE SECOND WORLD WAR [Allocated Series Title]
Summary: Air Marshal Coryton, Air Officer Commanding Third Tactical Air Force visits RAF 177 Squadron and RAF 211 Squadron equipped with Bristol Beaufighters.
Description: Air Marshal Coryton visits RAF 177 Squadron and RAF 211 Squadrons at Chiringa airfield, India (Bangladesh). Coryton meets Wing Commander Meagher before chatting informally with aircrews. Wing Commanders Will and Meagher, and Squadron Leader Muller-Rowland (Commanding Officer RAF 211 Squadron) discuss photographs taken by RAF 177 Squadron. Air Marshal Coryton departs in Mitchell aircraft.
Production Details: Air Ministry, Directorate of Public Relations (Production sponsor)
Royal Air Force Film Production Unit (Production company)
Lang, T W (Production individual)
Personalities, Units and Organisations: Coryton, Alec (person)
Muller-Rowland, John Stewart Rowland (person)
Royal Air Force, 211 Squadron (regiment/service)
Royal Air Force, 3rd Tactical Air Force (regiment/service)
Royal Air Force, 177 Squadron (regiment/service)
Keywords: Royal Air Force 1939-1945 (theme)
India 1939-1945 (theme)
Far East 1939-1945 (theme)