• Short Summary

    Naval Frigate HMS Amethyst continues her homeward journey via Suez.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Amethyst - Through Suez - Nears Home".

    Suez Canal, Egypt.

    MV. Royal Navy Frigate HMS 'Amethyst' steaming up troop-lined Suez canal. (Super. title).

    SV Pan 'Amethyst' with ratings lining decks.

    MV Troops watching from canal banks.

    LV Pinnace going alongside 'Amethyst'.

    MV Ratings lining stern of 'Amethyst'. Nameplate seen. Service chiefs going aboard.

    MV Reverse angle stern of 'Amethyst' with ratings lining deck.

    SV Ratings cheering.

    LV GV RAF (Royal Air Force) pinnace lowering flag as it passes 'Amethyst'.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1411.18
    Media URN:
    45943
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    24/10/1949
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:22:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:25:51:00 / 01:26:13:00
    Canister:
    49/85

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