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Title:SIR MILES DEMPSEY DEPARTS FROM SINGAPORE FOR THE MIDDLE EAST [Allocated Title]
Film Number:JFU 575
Other titles:BRITISH ARMY OPERATIONS IN SOUTH EAST ASIA DURING THE SECOND WORLD WAR [Allocated Series Title]
Summary: Sir Miles Dempsey, commander of Allied Land Forces South East Asia (ALFSEA), departs by air from Kallang airport, Singapore, and a number of senior officers see him off.
Description: Dempsey gets out of his car at Kallang airport. Dempsey at the salute. Dempsey inspects a guard of honour provided by the RAF Regiment. He chats with other senior officers including Admiral Morse, Flag Officer Malaya. Dempsey and Lord Mountbatten, the Supreme Allied Commander South East Asia.
Production Details: War Office Directorate of Public Relations (Production sponsor)
SEAC Film Unit (Production company)
Wilcox (Sergeant) (Production individual)
Personalities, Units and Organisations: Dempsey, Miles Christopher (person)
Mountbatten, Louis (Earl) (person)
Morse, John Anthony Vere (person)
Allied Land Forces South East Asia (regiment/service)
South East Asia Command (regiment/service)
Keywords: Kallang, Singapore (geography)
Allied Occupation of Singapore, Allied Occupation of South East Asia post-August 1945 (event)
India 1939-1945 (theme)
British Army 1939-1945 (theme)