• Short Summary

    The 1st. Battalion the Royal Welch Fusiliers disembarked at Famagusta port on Sunday morning at?

  • Description

    1.
    S.C.U. Military band playing on quay.


    2.
    L.V. Landing craft with 1st Battalion Welch Fusiliers on board towards quay.


    3.
    S.V. Landing craft towards quay.


    4.
    S.V. Fusiliers.


    5.
    S.V.Pan The Regimental Goat is brought ashore.


    6.
    S.V. The Regimental Mascot.


    7.
    L.V. The Fusiliers disembark.


    8.
    T.V. Ditto.


    9.
    Angle Shot. Fusiliers past camera.


    10.
    S.V. Fusiliers towards camera.


    11.
    S.V. Flag party march along quay.


    12.
    L.V. Fusiliers climb into lorries.


    13.
    S.C.U. Ditto.


    14.
    C.U. Signpost.




    Initials S-D W.S./P.B.



    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: The 1st. Battalion the Royal Welch Fusiliers disembarked at Famagusta port on Sunday morning at 7 a.m., 11th. May.

    At the quay a military band was playing the regiment ashore. The first to disembark was the Regiment's mascot, a goat, that traditionally marches at their head.

    Army lorries took the troops to their camp at a point near the Cyprus Mining Corporation works at Xeros.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA6Q0KCPBT84PF7HX18O4GY2UNK
    Media URN:
    VLVA6Q0KCPBT84PF7HX18O4GY2UNK
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    11/05/1958
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:18:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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