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Title:TRI-SERVICE ACTIVITY IN CAMBODIA (TAPE 2) [Allocated Title]
Film Number:ADM 6889-2
Other titles:MISCELLANEOUS OLD ADMIRALTY BUILDING TAPES [Allocated Series Title]
Summary: Activities of British personnel from all three services on a visit to Cambodia (Kampuchea) in October 1992 assisting UNTAC (United Nations Transitional Authority in Cambodia).
Description: I. Royal Navy river patrol (in Zodiac inflatable boats) on the Mekong river: members of the patrol board a rickety passenger ferry to check passengers and enquire about harassment from factions. Informal conversation with crewmen. The ferry is allowed to continue on its journey.
II. RN patrol boards cargo boat. Friendly discussions with crew using an interpreter.
III. RN personnel in Zodiac rigid inflatables patrol inlets to the Mekong river.
IV. Lieutenant-Commander Martin Harriman RN, Deputy Commander of 1042 Detachment, visits Cambodian village where he is surrounded by laughing children: he teaches them to say "On My God!" and "Hello UNTAC!" in English, and also has them spelling the name Mickey Mouse. He is interviewed (surrounded by children) about the importance of teaching ideas of peace to the children of Cambodia. After the visit, the Lieutenant-Commander returns to his boat, followed all the time by the village children.
Production Country: GB
Production Details: Royal Navy (Production sponsor)
Directorate of Public Relations (Navy) Film and Photographic (Production company)
Giles, Roger (Production individual)
Personalities, Units and Organisations:
Physical Characteristics: Colour format: Colour
Sound format: Sound
Soundtrack language: English
Title language: None
Subtitle language: None
Technical Details: Format: Beta-SP
Number of items/reels/tapes: 1
Footage: 20; Running time: 11 mins (ca)