• Short Summary

    British troops leave Dover by ship for Saar Territory to provide security duing plebiscite.

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: SAAR TROOPS EMBARK Force of 1,500 crosses Channel. Transport of British contingent leaves for 'police' service during plebiscite in Saar Territory.

    ENGLAND: Dover:

    Semi view of Tommies at quayside, lorry being swung onto boat. Semi view of lorry landing on deck. Semi view of crane picking up car & pan. car being loaded onto boat. Semi view and cu. of tommies standing in front of lorry talking. Long view, semi view and cu. of troops boarding troopship. Cu. of officer checking names of men on board. Angle shot tommies leaning over side of boat. Semi view and cu. of Tommies leaning on side of boat smiling at camera. Long view of troopship leaving Dover harbour. Good Back view of troopship leaving

    Sound Effects: Off-stage voice describes troops embarking for Saar.

    Germany; Military - Active; Government and Politics; France; League of Nations; Great Britain
    Background: British troops leave Dover by ship for Saar Territory to provide security duing plebiscite.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA2OM7RKH6WCF7VX9BKX57RIADV
    Media URN:
    VLVA2OM7RKH6WCF7VX9BKX57RIADV
    Group:
    Reuters - British Paramount Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    20/12/1934
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:32:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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