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Title:VISIT OF ALLIED AIR COMMANDER, SIR RICHARD PEIRSE, TO FORWARD AREA [Allocated Title]
Film Number:ABY 22
Other titles:ROYAL AIR FORCE OPERATIONS IN SOUTH EAST ASIA DURING THE SECOND WORLD WAR [Allocated Series Title]
Summary: Scenes of Allied Air Commander-in-Chief South East Asia Command, Air Marshal Sir Richard Peirse visiting forward airfields of US and British squadrons.
Description: Air Marshal Peirse accompanied by Air Marshal Sir John Baldwin (Commander RAF Third Tactical Air Force), Air Commodore Brook and Group Captain Dodds. Airfields visited include Comilla and Feni (Fenni), India. Peirse seen arriving by RAF Douglas Dakota aircraft (with RAF crest on nose) and talking with officers.
Production Details: Air Ministry, Directorate of Public Relations (Production sponsor)
Royal Air Force Film Production Unit (Production company)
Clot, Dennis Francis Emile1919-07-04 (Production individual)
Personalities, Units and Organisations: Peirse, Richard Edmund Charles (person)
Baldwin, John Eustace Arthur (person)
Keywords: Comilla, Bengal Province, India (geography)
Feni, Bengal Province, India (geography)
India 1939-1945 (theme)
Far East 1939-1945 (theme)
Royal Air Force 1939-1945 (theme)