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Title:HMS TIGER AND HMS ALBION TRANSPORT TROOPS TO SARAWAK [Allocated Title]
Film Number:ADM 3247
Other titles:POST-WAR NAVAL OPERATIONS - SOUTH EAST ASIA [Allocated Series Title]
Summary: HMS Tiger disembarks men of the 1st Green Jackets at Labuan, as part of the forces deployed to put down the Brunei Revolt, and at Singapore HMS Albion embarks men and equipment of 40 Commando for transport to Kuching to help stabilise West Sarawak.
Description: I. Reel Two. LS along the quayside at Labuan as soldiers disembark from HMS Tiger. HA from the ship to the quayside - a group of men disperse after a short briefing, soldiers await transport, their arms laid out on the ground. Tiger leaves Labuan. On the return to Singapore there is a practice shoot with the 3-inch and 6-inch guns.
II. Reel Two. Long sequence showing the commando carrier HMS Albion coming in to go alongside at Singapore. She embarks transport and men of 40 Commando.
Production Details: Admiralty (Production sponsor)
Personalities, Units and Organisations: Royal Navy, Tiger (regiment/service)
Royal Navy, ALBION (HMS), aircraft carrier (regiment/service)
Royal Navy, Royal Marines, 40 Commando (regiment/service)
British Army, Royal Green Jackets, 1st Battalion (regiment/service)
Keywords: ships, British naval - amphibious: Albion (object name)
ships, British naval - cruiser: Tiger (object name)
operations, British naval - movement (object name)
Indonesian Confrontation (event)
Malaya & Sarawak (geography)