• Short Summary

    Roman Catholic German and Italian prisoners of war are visited by Archbishop Gustavus Testa.

  • Description

    Titles read: "ARCHBISHOP VISITS PRISONERS".

    Cairo, Egypt.

    Various shots show German and Italian Roman Catholic prisoners and their priests being visited at a prison camp by the Apostolic Delegate, Archbishop Gustavus Testa, and the First Secretary, Monsignor Charles Perico. The Archbishop gives a blessing before he leaves. Commentator notes that this visit emphasises the fact that prisoners of war in British hands are treated in accordance with international law.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1318.27
    Media URN:
    43659
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    02/03/1942
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:46:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:48:32:00 / 01:49:18:00
    Canister:
    42/18

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