• Short Summary

    Senegalese troops commissioned to Djibouti to protect French interests on the Somali border

  • Description

    FRANCE: Provence-Alpes-Cote d'Azur: Marseilles: Old Port:
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    ABYSSINIA 5000 Warriors march to Emperor's Palace at Addis Ababa & demand permission to fight the enemy Abyssinian 'Planes, piloted by Asfau & Berharru. Frenchman named Corriger studies map W. Asfau


    AEROPLANES (ITALY) Good Dupe of Planes (Same as 6434)


    ASFAU Pilot in Abyssinian Airforce - w. plane


    BERHARRU Pilot in Abyssinian Airforce - w. plane


    CORRIGER.M.(Frenchman) w. Asfau studies map in Abyssinia


    FRANCE: MILITARY (FRENCH ONLY) Senegalese Troops leave Marseilles for French East Africa on "Porthos"


    FRANCE NAVAL "Porthos" lwaves Marseilles w. Senegalese for French East Africa


    ITALY MILITARY Italian troops on the move in Eritrea (coloured Troops "Ascari")


    JULIAN, Col Herbert In topee and trench coat watched Abyssinians


    "PORTHOS" Leaves Marseilles W Sengalese For French East Africa


    STALLINGS, Laurence on right w. Asfau & Berhaaru (Abyssinian Pilots)


    Senegal; Military - Active; France

    SS Porthos, merchant ship, Vichy France, military, war, fighting, conflict
    Background: Senegalese troops commissioned to Djibouti to protect French interests on the Somali border

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAC3355BXC32WO1T57L436SN475
    Media URN:
    VLVAC3355BXC32WO1T57L436SN475
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    03/10/1935
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:19:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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