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Title:SIR MILES DEMPSEY VISITS 5TH ROYAL GURKHA RIFLES AT BANDOENG [Allocated Title]
Film Number:JFU 574
Other titles:BRITISH ARMY OPERATIONS IN SOUTH EAST ASIA DURING THE SECOND WORLD WAR [Allocated Series Title]
Summary: Sir Miles Dempsey, the soon-to-be-departing commander of Allied Land Forces South East Asia (ALFSEA), pays a farewell visit to the 3rd Battalion 5th Royal Gurkha Rifles at Bandoeng in Java, Netherlands East Indies (Indonesia).
Description: Dempsey at the salute; pan to guard of honour with bugler playing. He inspects the guard. Dempsey with Lieutenant-Colonel Sanders, commanding officer of 3rd Battalion 5th Royal Gurkha Rifles. Brigadier Wingrove (Brigadier General Staff XV Indian Corps) and Major-General Hawthorn, commander 23rd Indian Division. Wingrove, Sanders, Dempsey and Hawthorn.
Production Details: War Office Directorate of Public Relations (Production sponsor)
SEAC Film Unit (Production company)
Pickering, W (Production individual)
Personalities, Units and Organisations: Dempsey, Miles Christopher (person)
Hawthorn, Douglas Cyril (person)
Wingrove, Norman Douglas (person)
Indian Army, 5th Royal Gurkha Rifles, 3rd Battalion (regiment/service)
Keywords: Bandoeng, Java, Netherlands East Indies (geography)
Allied Occupation of the Netherlands East Indies, Allied Occupation of South East Asia post-August 1945 (event)
India 1939-1945 (theme)
British Army 1939-1945 (theme)