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    Oran, Algeria: GV Train with tanks on board it arriving. CU Wheels of tank starting to go over ramp. SV Tank going over edge of ramp, GV Collection of tanks in yard. SV PAN Lorry containing French troops driving past camera. SV Shutter window of burnt farm house tilt down to owner of house standing in front of wreckage. SV Pile of burning rubber pan to another pile of burning rubble. GV PAN Burnt out wreckage of farm buildings. SV Smoldering ruins outside farm. SCU Tilt From roof to burnt out building down to rubble on ground. GV PAN From farm house to troops patrolling valley. SV French soldier crouching infield and holding pistol. GV Same field troops patrolling field showing listening sea in BG. SV Algerian native walking through corn field past French lorry pan to ling view of French troops searching corn field. SV PAN From armed french soldier to bandits lined up against wall of building GV French troops walking through smoking streets.



    France; Colonialism; Independence Movements; Munitions and Armaments; Vehicles




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    A.F.
    Oran

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    Film ID:
    VLVAC5L10ZSF4LDNR1RAS2GMWEYOP
    Media URN:
    VLVAC5L10ZSF4LDNR1RAS2GMWEYOP
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    21/05/1956
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MXF
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:02:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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