• Short Summary

    General Wilson meets with diplomats in freed Beirut (Beyrouth)

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: Empire Armies Take over in Beyrouth

    LEBANON: Beirut:
    EXT

    AUSTRALIA...MILITARY. Australian & British prisoners return from a Vichy camp in Syria

    MILITARY BRITISH. Gen. Wilson & Gen. de Verdilac take over Beirut in Syria..British & Turkish troops meet on Syrian border..British & Aussie prisoners return from a Vichy Camp.

    PRISONERS OF WAR. British & Aussie prisoners return from Vichy camp when Gen. Wilson & Gen. de Verdilac take over Beirut in Syria

    SYRIA. Gen.Wilson & Gen.de Verdillac take over Beirut..British & Turkish troops meet on Syrian border..British & Aussie prisoners return to us from a Vichy Camp.

    VERDILLAC GENERAL (Vichy) Joseph (1883-1963). w. General Wilson takes over Beirut in Syria

    WILSON, General SIR HENRY MAITLAND (C in C British Troops in Egypt) w.Gen.de Verdilac take over Beirut in Syria.

    WILSON, Field Marshal Henry Maitland "Jumbo", 1st Baron Wilson, GCB, GBE, DSO (5 September 1881 ???????? 31 December 1964)

    AL-ASM, Khalid, (1903-1965) Syrian governor

    NACCACHE, Alfred Georges (1887-1978) Presient of Lebanese republic

    Military - Active; Lebanon; Beirut

    World War II, WWII, Second World War, War, WW2, parade, celebration, Aussies, tanks, armoured cars, troop trains, POWs
    Background: General Wilson meets with diplomats in freed Beirut (Beyrouth)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAFFBJQ2SQTEXILGTB7YRJY6MC
    Media URN:
    VLVAFFBJQ2SQTEXILGTB7YRJY6MC
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    14/08/1941
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:31:00
    Time in/Out:
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    Canister:
    N/A

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