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FEATHERED MESSENGERS

Feathered Messengers (1942)

Good footage of the Middle East Pigeon Service, carrying a coded message...

JORDAN

Jordan (1940-1949)

Arab men - probably politicians - coming out of a meeting and getting into cars.

DESERT PATROL IN ACTION

Desert Patrol In Action (1942)

We accompany a scouting party of British troops in the Middle East.

TOUGH TACTICS

Tough Tactics (1942)

Australian soldiers go through tough training in the desert.

WEYGAND NEW C-IN-C

Weygand New C-In-C (1940)

General Weygand leaves the Middle East to become Commander-in-Chief of Allied...

TROOPS ARRIVE AT A MIDDLE EAST PORT

Troops Arrive At A Middle East Port (1946)

British troops arrive at Middle East port.

HISTORIC BIBLICAL DISCOVERIES

Historic Biblical Discoveries (1958)

Historic biblical discoveries at Amman.

 ISRAEL IMMIGRATION INCREASES

Israel Immigration Increases (1957)

More displaced Jews arrive in Israel to make their homes.

BRITISH TROOPS DEFEND KUWAIT

British Troops Defend Kuwait (1961)

Threatened by neighbouring Iraq, Sheik Abdullah al-Salim al-Sabah...

JEITA GROTTO IN LEBANON

Jeita Grotto In Lebanon (1970)

Footage from the Jeita grotto near Beruit

JERUSALEM

Jerusalem (1964)

Views around Jerusalem.

MID EAST / AFRICAN TOWN ARMY DRILL

Mid East / African Town Army Drill (1920-1930)

Soldiers drill with rifles. Middle East / Africa.

MID EAST / AFRICAN STREET SCENES

Mid East / African Street Scenes (1920-1930)

Street scenes in the Middle East / Africa.

AIRGRAPH LETTERS

Airgraph Letters (1941)

With help of new delivery system letters from soldiers in Middle East are...

AMERICA DELIVERS THE GOODS

America Delivers The Goods (1941)

American deliveries of military vehicles arrive in the Middle East.

UNCLE SAM'S HELPING HAND

Uncle Sam's Helping Hand (1942)

Transport vehicles are unloaded at Suez as part of the US Lease Lend to...

POLICE DOGS Dublin issue

Police Dogs Dublin Issue (1942)

Military Police Dogs in training at a camp in the Middle East.

FISH BY THE MILLION

Fish By The Million (1961)

Fishermen in Newfoundland catch fish as they are washed up on the beach.

ANTHONY EDEN IN MIDDLE EAST

Anthony Eden In Middle East

Anthony Eden watches forces rugby match in Middle East. Football...

MIDDLE EAST FIELD HOSPITAL

Middle East Field Hospital (1943)

Wounded arriving in Red Cross trucks at Middle East field hospital.

SOUTHAMPTON

Southampton (1943)

Soldiers disembarking from troopship docked in Southampton Harbour.

DAMAGE IN MIDDLE EAST AND PARADE

Damage In Middle East And Parade (1944)

Material showing badly damaged buildings in Middle Eastern...

SCENES OF JERUSALEM

Scenes Of Jerusalem (1929)

Footage of barricades in Jerusalem in 1929.

SIR ALAN CUNNINGHAM PRIZE GIVING

Sir Alan Cunningham Prize Giving (1946)

Sir Alan Cunningham, High Commissioner for Palestine,...

AIR SUPPLY DROP IN PALESTINE

Air Supply Drop In Palestine (1946)

Footage supplies being dropped in Palestine.

 BEN GURION

Ben Gurion (1955)

Israeli Defence Minister Ben Gurion crossing desert by car to get to new car.

 ARMS DRIVE IN CAIRO

Arms Drive In Cairo (1955)

Egyptian soldiers go out in the streets to collect money for more...

ISRAELI WOMEN ARMY UNITS

Israeli Women Army Units (1957)

Various shots of Israeli Women's Army units marching on parade ground...

WOMEN SOLDIERS TRAIN IN ISRAEL

Women Soldiers Train In Israel (1957)

Israeli women soldiers train on assault course.

ISRAELI DEFENCES: OIL LINE COMPLETED

Israeli Defences: Oil Line Completed (1957)

Refugees help complete oil line in Israel.

ISRAEL INTENSIFIES PARAS TRAINING

Israel Intensifies Paras Training (1957)

Men and women officers undergo parachutist commando...

ISRAEL BORDER VILLAGES FEAR NEW RAIDS

Israel Border Villages Fear New Raids (1957)

Israeli farmers take to their tractors with their...

ARMY OFFICERS TRAINED FOR PARADROP - ISRAEL

Army Officers Trained For Paradrop - Israel (1957)

Army officers train for a parachute drop....

FIRST 20,000 TON TANKERS TO GO THROUGH SUEZ

First 20,000 Ton Tankers To Go Through Suez (1957)

Item showing first 20,000 ton tankers passing...

TRIBAL CHIEFS RENEW LOYALTY PLEDGE TO HUSSEIN

Tribal Chiefs Renew Loyalty Pledge To Hussein (1957)

Tribal Chiefs gather at palace in Amman to...

ALL INDIA SOCIALIST PART DEMONSTRATIONS AT AMERICAN CONSULATE AGAINST LANDINGS...

All India Socialist Part Demonstrations At American Consulate Against Landings... (1958)

Footage...

BEIRUT

Beirut (1970)

Travelling shots through city of Beirut.

CABLE RAILWAY ON LEBANON

Cable Railway On Lebanon (1970)

Transportation over mountain range in Beirut

DESERT AIR VIEWS - OMAN

Desert Air Views - Oman (1972)

Aerial views of desert area in Oman.

FOREIGN TROOPS IN EGYPT

Foreign Troops In Egypt (1910-1919)

Army camp in Egypt.

ILLEGAL JEWISH IMMIGRANT SHIP

Illegal Jewish Immigrant Ship (1940-1949)

Shots on board an illegal Jewish immigrant ship.

ILLEGAL JEWISH IMMIGRANT SHIP

Illegal Jewish Immigrant Ship (1940-1949)

Shots on board an illegal Jewish immigrant ship.

BUILDING ISRAELI SETTLEMENT aka BIRTH OF A KIBBUTZ

Building Israeli Settlement AKA Birth Of A Kibbutz (1948)

Building a Kibbutz in Israel /...

PALESTINE

Palestine (1946)

Barbed wire barriers on show in strife torn Jerusalem.

TEENY WEENY AIRWAYS

Teeny Weeny Airways (1963)

Item showing various helicopter and aeroplane stunts at the annual Army Air...

DESERT CONVOY ATTACKED

Desert Convoy Attacked (1942)

Pathe cameraman Terry Ashwood films attack on convoy of British army...

WRENS IN THE MIDDLE EAST

Wrens In The Middle East (1942)

Great shots of day to day life in a WREN camp in the Middle East.

READY FOR ANYTHING - THE ARMY ON ITS TOES

Ready For Anything - The Army On Its Toes (1940)

Shots of the British army on realistic manoeuvres...

BERGMANN WINS AGAIN

Bergmann Wins Again (1950)

Richard Bergmann beats Michel Hageunauer for English Table Tennis title.

HMS FLYCATCHER

HMS Flycatcher (1946)

Sailors learn house building at Royal naval air station in Middle Wallop,...