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  • Short Summary

    British wives and children are evacuated from Palestine.

  • Description

    Unissued / Unused material.

    British wives and children are ordered to leave Palestine by the Government.

    M/S wives and children boarding a bus and saying goodbye to their husbands. M/S children in bus. Various good shots of families at a transit camp. Various shots as a convoy of single-decker buses drives along a road. M/S children looking out. Various shots of the families at the camp with soldiers. C/U some luggage labels addressed to Scotland. M/S plane taxiing on airfield. M/S families on airfield, luggage is loaded into the plane. M/S people boarding. Various shots of the plane.

    Various shots group of soldiers. A group of people get into the car. M/S as families get onto army truck which drives off. L/S planes taxiing on airfield. M/S people with their possessions being carried out of house. Various shots families in big hall with Union Jacks round the wall. M/S plane taxiing. M/S planes on airfield. M/S women with their little girls. C/U's as they board a plane.

    Cataloguer's note: date of item: 6/2/1947.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:49:42:00 / 01:59:09:00
    UN 1626 D

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