• Short Summary

    British 8th Army veterans celebrate the 8th anniversary of victory at El Alamein against the Afrika Korps commanded by Erwin Rommel (German field marshal known as the Desert Fox) at the Empress Hall

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    SLATE INFORMATION: Another Victory is Remembered

    ENGLAND: London: Hammersmith and Fulham:
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    ALAMEIN & ALAMEIN REUNION At the Empress Hall 1950..with Mr Churchill,Monty & Mr & Mrs Shinwell.. Shots of crowds..Lisa Danielly sings..Camel..Churchill shakes with Monty goes forward to shake with Mr and Mrs Shinwell..Monty speech..Lib scenes of desert war with Churchill united with Monty..Shot on platform wave and exit

    CAMELS. Camel ridden by"desert rat" at Empress Hall El Alamein Reunion 1950

    CHURCHILL WINSTON MR MP. At El Alamein Reunion at Empress Hall..Greeted by Monty Goes forward to shake with Mr & Mrs Shinwell.. waves beams cigar etc

    EMPRESS HALL.....EARLS COURT. Alamein reunion with Monty Mr Churchill and Mr & Mrs Shinwell shakes all round

    LILY MARLENE Lisa Dannielly sings at Alamein Re-union at Empress Hall 1950

    MILITARY BRITISH Shot of procession of insignias of Divisions of 8th Army at Alemein Reunion

    MONTGOMERY At El Alemein Reunion at Empress hall.. greets Mr Churchill Also present Mr and Mrs Shinwell... Monty speech

    SHINWELL MP. With wife at El Amein Reunion at Empress Hall.. When Mr Churchill shakes them by the hand..Monty Speech

    Ceremonies - Memorial

    desert war, Baron Shinwell, Manny Shinwell, El Alamein, Al Alamayn, Cairo Cathedral, Field Marshal Bernard Law Montgomery, the Desert Rats
    Background: British 8th Army veterans celebrate the 8th anniversary of victory at El Alamein against the Afrika Korps commanded by Erwin Rommel (German field marshal known as the Desert Fox) at the Empress Hall

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    Film ID:
    VLVAC8T8GRMR8RWON2Q3JKHBAY9ZU
    Media URN:
    VLVAC8T8GRMR8RWON2Q3JKHBAY9ZU
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    23/10/1950
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:39:00
    Time in/Out:
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    Canister:
    N/A

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