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Title:SIR ANTHONY EDEN VISITS 848 SQUADRON [Allocated Title]
Film Number:ADM 1529
Other titles:POST-WAR NAVAL OPERATIONS - MISCELLANEOUS [Allocated Series Title]
Summary: Visit of Sir Anthony Eden and CIGS (Field Marshal Harding) to 848 Squadron RN, Malaya.
Description: (Reel 1) Display of trooping lifting and parachute techniques evolved by the Royal Navy and the SAS. Sir Anthony Eden watches display, and meets Squadron contingent and aircrews. He departs in helicopter, with Field Marshal Harding in another.
(Reel 2) Identical display to reel 1, this time given in honour of Sidney Holland, Prime Minister of New Zealand.
Production Details: Admiralty (Production sponsor)
Personalities, Units and Organisations: Eden, (Robert) Anthony (person)
Harding, John Charles (person)
Holland (Mr) (person)
Royal Navy, Fleet Air Arm, Sqdn 848 (regiment/service)
British Army, Special Air Service1 (regiment/service)
Keywords: delegations, British national - goodwill (object name)
delegations, New Zealand international - goodwill (object name)
operations, British naval air - routine (object name)
training, British military: exercises (object name)
Notes: Summary: film has not been viewed - information is taken from CNI records.