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    British airfield, Berlin.

    Documentation states Clergy of the British forces were also present. The Archbishop contacted Berlin representatives of German churches and visited the British garrison church in Berlin, garrisons and barracks of the occupying forces and the air lift at Gatow airfield. 6 ambulances are brought to west Berlin by the airbridge for the Red Cross. In blockaded Berlin the street car personnel must not cross the sector borders. They have to be changed now because of the Westmark and Eastmark situation.

    M.S. 'plane carrying Dr. Garbett Most Rev & Rt Hon CF Archbishop of York, landing at Gatow airfield. M.S. Dr. Garbett alighting from 'plane and being greeted by Major Gen. Bourne (British Town Commander of Berlin). C.U. Garbett and British officers. S.C.U. Garbett talking to a civilian. S.C.U. Garbett and Bourne walking across airfield. M.S. Garbett and Bourne walking across airfield. S.C.U. Garbett talking to officers on airfield. S.C.U. British officer showing Dr. Garbett a piece of apparatus in Gatow Air station. C.U. Head shot of Garbett. M.S. Garbett and officers in air station, Garbett stoops down to stroke dog, as he walks to car, which he enters M.S. Tail of a transport 'plane.

    (Comb. Neg.)

    Notes: Commentary in German.

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    British Pathé
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    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:28:24:00 / 01:29:14:00
    UN 2105 C
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    UN 2105 C
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    Travel & Exploration Religion & Politics War & Revolution
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