• Short Summary

    First contingent of Canadian troops for the United States Nations peace-keeping force departs Canada for Cyprus.

  • Description


    The film shows shots of the troops at the airport, troops getting on the plane and the departure of the plane.




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    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: First contingent of Canadian troops for the United States Nations peace-keeping force departs Canada for Cyprus. Twenty-six men and three officers specially for police action boarded a Royal Canadian Air Force Yukon Transport in Canada for its long flight to the Mediterranean. One-thousand one hundred more Canadian soldiers are expected to arrive in Cyprus in the next weeks. Another transport plane from Canada was due on this island with jeeps and equipment.

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    Film ID:
    VLVAD3ET33LNEFJP84221F6RIW9PD
    Media URN:
    VLVAD3ET33LNEFJP84221F6RIW9PD
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    01/03/1964
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:35:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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