• Short Summary

    Displaced persons illegally heading for a blockaded Palestine in a crowded Cypriot refugee ship.

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: United Nations Report on Palestine

    USA: New York: United Nations:
    Meeting of UN delegates regarding withdrawal of British troops from Palestine and establishment of State of Israel including Warren Austin (US Delegate) and Peter Jones (British Delegate)

    AT SEA:
    Refugees (mostly Jewish displaced persons) on board illegal immigrant ship over-crowded living quarters and out on deck. Refugees ducking out of sight when enemy plane appears. Ship undergoing poor weather conditions. British destroyer intercepting ship as approaches Palestinian waters as refugees wait, some revealing ship's real name 'Karago Adalia'.
    Background: Displaced persons illegally heading for a blockaded Palestine in a crowded Cypriot refugee ship.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA5ZT22DGEIWK51TJ9RQM9O5Z0I
    Media URN:
    VLVA5ZT22DGEIWK51TJ9RQM9O5Z0I
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont Graphic Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    04/03/1948
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:16:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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