• Short Summary

    Communique From Government Headquarters Middle East showing method of transmission from desert to G.H.Q. Cairo?

  • Description

    Man past camera, one with papers towards knocks at door / Notice on door "CIPHERS X ROOM. POSITIVELY NO ADMITTANCE" door opens, man takes in papers / Spiral staircase, man up it / Dispatch case past camera / Notice on door 'C. IN C's WAR ROOM. ADMITTANCE LIMITED TO UNDERMENTIONED." / list below, pan to notice C IN C's WAR ROOM' and arrow / Man arrives at door with dispatch case / Door opened from inside showing man handing papers in from dispatch case, door shut, man walks across room and hands papers to officer seated at desk / Officer looking at papers, sitting at desk / Officer looking at papers, gets up and walks across room, looks through slit in door / View through slit in door / Man opening door and entering / Notice "ARMY SIGNAL OFFICE" pan to man tapping morse / Tapping morse / Pan down wireless mast

    World War 2 (World War II, Second World War)
    Background: Communique From Government Headquarters Middle East showing method of transmission from desert to G.H.Q. Cairo and Interiors of G.H.Q. Cairo.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAELG9BJW1J4DMRSEKVT8VQJ4KD
    Media URN:
    VLVAELG9BJW1J4DMRSEKVT8VQJ4KD
    Group:
    Reuters - British Paramount Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    01/01/1942
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:34:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A
  • Part of…

    DEFENCE: Communications between desert and Government Headquarters in Cairo

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