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  • Description

    Title reads: "War in Albania".

    Athens, Greece.

    Various shots of nurses and women volunteers distributing gifts of flowers, cigarettes, sweets and fruit to wounded Greek soldiers. The soldiers lie in beds in ward at Military Hospital. Various shots of wounded men walking in hospital grounds with nurses. A Greek Orthodox priests stops to chat with some of them.

    Various shots of crowd looking at poster on wall. Poster in a communiqué, announcing more Greek victories in war. C/U of Greek flag. Various shots of jubilant crowd in streets. They carry placards and portraits in gilt frames, some wave British and American flags. Various shots of crowds carrying British RAF airman on their shoulders - showing their appreciation to Britain. A truck carrying Greek soldiers drives through the crowd, they receive more enthusiastic cheering.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    16/01/1941
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    37735
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1067.17
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:23:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:18:21:00 / 01:19:44:00
    Canister:
    41/5
    Sort Number:
    41/005
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    War & Revolution Religion & Politics
    WorkSpaces
    civil war Albanian History Greece 1953 Earthquake Selected Greece
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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