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    Famagusta, Cyprus.

    A Cypriot terrorist bomb-thrower kills a boy - but British troops shoot him as he flees from the scene of the murder. GV. Soldiers of the Royal Warwickshire Regiment (title super over) with back packs. GV. Troops walking the gangway carrying kit bags. GV. Military band playing. SV. Man cracking the front of the landing craft. GV. Troops lined up on deck with officer in foreground waving. SV. The colour party with their escort. TV. The craft under way with the troops on deck. GV. Troops laying barbed wire barricades. LV. Troops on patrol walking towards camera. GV. Soldiers searching in a garden, one with a mine detector. GV. Justice Shaw who was wounded by terrorists sitting at his desk. CV. The justice. GV. Suspects lined up against wall beside the body of a boy who was killed by a bomb explosion. GV. Suspects lined along the wall with hands stretched high. Whip pan. GV. Country lane with the dead body of a terrorist who attempted to escape by bicycle. GV. Road scene showing soldier dug in foreground with bren gun.

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    Cuts exist for this story, please see other paperwork.

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    British Pathé
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    Available on request
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    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:27:47:00 / 01:28:43:00
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  • Appears in...

    Sara Search Feb Forgotten Soldiers British Army Colonial conflicts post-1945 Cyprus Violence in Cyprus Canals
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    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    "Justice Shaw" referred to here is Justice Bernard Shaw.

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