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Spectators at an airfield

This photograph shows a group of spectators gathering on a field to watch a Valetta military aircraft running a supply drop. Among the audience are security officers in uniform. There are also many children in the crowd. Vickers Valetta aircrafts were used for supply drops to British army troops in the jungle during the Malayan Emergency (1948 to 1960). Title devised by Library staff. Date of creation estimated.

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