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    Mauritius.

    British Naval rating with Union Jack flying on the right of picture. L.S.&C.U. various shots of British Naval officers on the deck of one of the ships.

    L.S. C.U. Various shots of British Warships at anchor off Mauritius. L.S. British Naval men coming ashore. L.S. the inhabitants lined up on the quayside to greet them.

    BRITISH FLEET IN MAURITIUS.

    Neg & Mute.

    Note: this is probably an incorrect canister number - SL 2000.

    Amendment Jan 2011: A suggestion has been made that this is Malta, suggested by the mountains, and the nature of the dolls.

    Amendment April 2015: A further suggestion has been made that the second half of this film is either Malta or Greece, due again to the dolls and the clothing worn.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    mute
    Media URN:
    66102
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    2331.20
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:02:05:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:47:25:00 / 01:49:30:00
    Canister:
    UN 1544 B
    Sort Number:
    UN 1544 B
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    War & Revolution
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