• Short Summary

    SUEZ CRISIS:Families home from Egypt(39ft)/American Navy secretary arrives(44ft)/Staff conference at Camberley (17ft)/Materials for Middle East (38ft)/The Canal today (72ft)

  • Description

    AEROPLANES BRITISH. "OPERATION NURSERY" a Family Air Lift fm the Camal Zone shot of a B.E.A. Viscount Air Liner on tarmac & the people coming down the companion way.

    "FAMILY AIRLIFT" Called "OPERATION NURSERY" bring families fm the Suez Canal Zone during the 1956 dispute.

    AMERICA (NAVAL) Sec. of the Navy C.S. Thomas greeted at London Airport on arrival by B.E.A. Viscount Air Liner fm the Suez Canal Zone by Viscount Kilcennin 1st Lord of the G.B. Adm. 1956.

    CARS. Armoured... being loaded o/b in the docks at Newport (Mon.) England 1956 (for the Suez & M/E)

    CRANES. Floating crane in Newport (Mon.) England.

    DOCKS. At Newport (MON. England.) ships being loaded w Transport Armoured Cars etc for the M/E.

    DREDGER In the Suez Canal.

    EGYPT. Shots of Col. Nasser..receiving the of new Amb. Drs. Al Sadik Al Mukaddam Kardisek (Czech.) in Cairo 1956.

    KARDISEK. Dr. Ernst (Czech. Amb. to Egypt. 1956 former For. Min.) Presents his credentials to Col. Nasser in Cairo 1956

    KILCENNIN. (Viscountist Lord of the Adm.) Greets the Sec. U.S. NAVY C.S.THOMAS on arrival by a BEE.A Viscount air Liner at London Air Port fm the Suez Canal Zone.

    LONDON. London Air Port "OPERATION NURSERY" families fm Suez Can. Zone flown in.

    LONDON AIRPORT. Arrival of Families fm the Suez Canal by Viscount Ail Liner (B.E.A.) among them was T.C.S.THOMAS Sec. U.S.Navy greeted by Viscount KILCENNIN 1st Lord of the Adm....(OPERATION NURSERY)

    Al Sadik Al MUKADDAM (Tunisian Amb.,to Egypt 1956) Presents his credentials to Col. Nasser in Cairo 1956

    NASSER. COL. GAMEL. (P/M EGYPT.) Shot of Col. Nasser (Cairo) receiving the credentials of the new Tunisian Amb. to Egypt Dr. Al Sadik Al Mukaddam & Czech Amb. to Egypt Dr. Ernst Kardisek.

    NEWPORT, Monmouthshire (England) Transport various being loaded O/B ship at...also seen good shot of Floating Crane...armoured cars being lifted up by Crane.

    "OPERATION NURSERY" A family Air lift fm Suez Canal Zone to the Uk called... (1956).

    RIFLES (RIFLE) RANGE ETC Riflemen & Women. Rifles being handed out in Egypt to the so called Liberation Army.

    SHIPPING. Tankers in the Suez Canal...also "FERNSTAR" stern first & Bows.

    SUEZ CANAL Shots various of Oil Tankers "FERNSTAR" a dredger.

    TANKERS-OIL Good shot of in the Suez Canal... shots of Bows & stern also "THE FERNSTAR".

    THOMAS. CHARLES SPARKS. (SEC. U.S. NAVY. 3/5/54) Arrives London Airport fm Sussex Canal (Operation Nursery) (Sound) is greeted by the 1st Lord of the Adm. Viscount Kilcennin...by B.E.A. Viscount Air Liner.

    VISCOUNT... (VICKERS) Turbo-Prop. Of the B.E.A. a Family Air Lift fm the Canal Zone 1956 called "OPERATION NURSERY" arrival London Airport.
    Background: SUEZ CRISIS:Families home from Egypt(39ft)/American Navy secretary arrives(44ft)/Staff conference at Camberley (17ft)/Materials for Middle East (38ft)/The Canal today (72ft)

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    Film ID:
    VLVA2LS7KEJO55CIVU2N8HAQGP8PA
    Media URN:
    VLVA2LS7KEJO55CIVU2N8HAQGP8PA
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    13/08/1956
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MXF
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:18:00
    Time in/Out:
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    Canister:
    N/A

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