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Title:RAF GANG SHOW ON AKYAB ISLAND, BURMA [Allocated Title]
Film Number:ABY 72
Other titles:ROYAL AIR FORCE OPERATIONS IN SOUTH EAST ASIA DURING THE SECOND WORLD WAR [Allocated Series Title]
Summary: More footage relating to an Gang Show organised by an RAF Welfare Unit on Akyab Island (Sittwe), Burma.
Description: Chevrolet lorry passing camera with airmen in the back; Peter Sellers is one of the men looking out. Lorry reversing towards camera. An RAF Douglas Dakota transport aircraft is loaded while a Spitfire taxis in the background.
Production Details: Air Ministry, Directorate of Public Relations (Production sponsor)
Royal Air Force Film Production Unit (Production company)
Personalities, Units and Organisations: Royal Air Force (regiment/service)
Keywords: Akyab, Burma (geography)
Air supply operations, Air operations over Burma, Burma 1942-1945, Second World War (event)
Third Arakan Campaign 1944-1945, Burma 1942-1945, Second World War (event)
Welfare and recreational activities and services, Burma 1942-1945, Second World War (event)
Royal Air Force 1939-1945 (theme)
Far East 1939-1945 (theme)
Burma 1942-1945 (theme)