• Short Summary

    Britain's Royal Navy Marine Commandos packed their equipment into containers in Valletta on Thursday (13 January) as the deadline set by Melta's Prime Minister Dom Mintoff for a total withdrawal from the island approached.

  • Description

    1.
    SV Sign "Head-quarters British Troops Malta"
    0.03

    2.
    SV Union Jack flying over HQ building PAN to storage containers
    0.10

    3.
    SV Army lorry backing to containers and troops loading gear into containers (4 shots)
    0.43



    Initials ES. 22.25 ES. 2235


    This film has natural sound throughout.

    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: Britain's Royal Navy Marine Commandos packed their equipment into containers in Valletta on Thursday (13 January) as the deadline set by Melta's Prime Minister Dom Mintoff for a total withdrawal from the island approached.

    The Marine Commandos -- some 950 of them -- have kept only their battle equipment and essential clothing.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA807SQHHLE400XG5N48JQ88JII
    Media URN:
    VLVA807SQHHLE400XG5N48JQ88JII
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    14/01/1972
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MP4
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:00:43:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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