• Short Summary

    United Nations Observers looking over fragments of British RAF planes shot down in Negev desert and funeral of British Pilot killed in attack.

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: R.A.F. Victim of Egyptian Border Flight

    ISRAEL: Negev:
    Wreckage of RAF fighter planes shot down in desert as UN observers examine them.

    Ramleh War Cemetery:
    Guard of Honour at burial of David Crossley Tattersfield (Pilot killed in when his plane crashed after being shot at by Israeli Air Force)

    Jaffa:
    Hospital Francais where Tattersfield was taken after air crash and coffin draped in Union Jack from hospital.

    Ramleh:
    Funeral procession to cemetary including Israeli Guard of Honour and British and US representatives. Funeral with full military honours.
    Background: United Nations Observers looking over fragments of British RAF planes shot down in Negev desert and funeral of British Pilot killed in attack.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAC1M9XO8KCJONKO2BC43WMZUED
    Media URN:
    VLVAC1M9XO8KCJONKO2BC43WMZUED
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    24/01/1949
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:08:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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