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    The Black Watch, the last British Army unit to leave Pakistan, parading past Mohammed Ali Jinnah (Governor General) to board their ship home

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    SLATE INFORMATION: Last British Troops Leave Pakistan

    PAKISTAN: Karachi:
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    BLACK WATCH REGIMENT Leaving Karachi, Pakistan 2nd Batt. Black Watch. marchpas Mr Jinnah. Down at Quayside another speech of praise. Marching to quayside with Pipe band. Taking kit etc up gangway of "Empire Halladale"


    KARACHI Last Britain Troops leave Pakistan (Karachi) 2nd Batt. Black Watch. March-past Mr Jinnah and then on to quayside. seen taking kit etc up gangway of Empire Halladale.


    MR JINNAH - GOVERNOR-GENERAL OF PAKISTAN 2nd Batt. Black Watch march past in ceremonial dress being last British troops to leave Pakistan Pays high tribute to Black Watch.


    MILITARY BRITISH Last British troops 2nd Batt Black Watch leave Karachi. Marchpast Mr Jinnah marching to quayside etc


    PAKISTAN Last British Troops leave Pakistan. 2nd Batt. Black Watch March-past Mr Jinnah. Marching to quayside, with pipe band Seen going up gangway of ship "Empire Halladale" receive another honour on quayside


    PIPE BANDS 2nd Batt. Black Watch marching through Karachito quayside being last British troops to leave Karachi and Pakistan. March-past Mr Jinnah


    Shipping "Empire Halladale" lying out in Karachi port after taking aboard 2nd Batt. Black Watch - the last British troops to leave Pakistan


    Military - Active

    tribute, ceremony, marching, soldiers, ceremonial
    Background: The Black Watch, the last British Army unit to leave Pakistan, parading past Mohammed Ali Jinnah (Governor General) to board their ship home

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    Film ID:
    VLVA9ULU7IQ5NFDZ8SB7OOJE17JJM
    Media URN:
    VLVA9ULU7IQ5NFDZ8SB7OOJE17JJM
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    04/03/1948
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:57:00
    Time in/Out:
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    Canister:
    N/A

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