• Short Summary

    General scenes of Jerusalem and Tel Aviv under British Martial Law during terrorist emergencies, including inspections by Senior British Officers.

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: Palestine areas under martial law

    PALESTINE: Jerusalem:
    General view of city. Jewish residents queueing up behind barbed wire barricades as British armoured vehicle along street. British troops on patrol. Residents passing food parcels across barbed wire. Soldiers and military police clearing population from streets at curfew time. Brigadier Brigadier Gris Davies-Scourfield (British Army Area Controller) inspecting posts under his command.

    Tel Aviv:
    Passers-by along past cafe with tables on street. Street vendor along busy street. British army roadblock checkpoint including soldier checking a lorry-driver's papers. General MacMillan (Later General Sir Gordon MacMillan of MacMillan, last GOC in British Mandate Palestine) making a tour of inspection of Tel Aviv during terrorist activity.
    Background: General scenes of Jerusalem and Tel Aviv under British Martial Law during terrorist emergencies, including inspections by Senior British Officers.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA8ENES2643QRNQBKO9KIFUE37P
    Media URN:
    VLVA8ENES2643QRNQBKO9KIFUE37P
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    13/03/1947
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:14:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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