Nun Killed In Canal Zone 1952

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    Ismailia, near Suez Canal, Egypt.

    GV Soldiers and vehicles in Ismailia street (first 7 for super title). SV Paratroopers jumping from truck. MV Paratroopers jumping from truck. MV Paratroopers erecting makeshift Head Quarters. SV Two officers looking at map. GV Ismailia. SV Bren gunners at window. LV Elevated, tank and ambulance in street. LV Towards, troops walking past wrecked house. GV & SV Troops rounding up Arabs. SV Two men looking out of tank (called 'Satan') at El Hammada. SV Pan, prisoners being marched to enclosure. SV Major-General Matthews F.R.G. (C.B., D.S.O.) Divisional Commander Of 1st. Guards and Brigadier W L Steele (O.B.E.). SV Prisoners with hands on heads. SV Captured rifles laying on ground. MV Troops guarding prisoners, pan along line. SV Troops guarding prisoners. GV,SV Tank patrolling street of Ismailia. MV Men at sandbagged road block. SV Tank in street. SV Machine gunner behind tree. LV Explosion outside building. SV Gutted lorry. SV Truck and bren carriers in streets. LV Troops in firing position behind wall. SV Troops kneeling preparing to fire. LV Through foliage, soldiers on guard outside St. Vincent Convent. SV Two soldiers guarding convent door. CU,MV Sister Anthony, Roman Catholic Nun, Murdered by Egyptian Terrorists, lying in state.

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    28/01/1952
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    26789
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    7.07
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:52:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:05:19:00 / 01:07:11:00
    Canister:
    52/9
    Sort Number:
    52/009
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