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  • Short Summary

    Amitz cuts off ribbon on new officer's shoulder, lorry with soldiers with rifles in back.

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    Israel.

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    LV. Groups of relatives standing round artillery gun watching groups of soldiers salute as the Israeli flag is run up. SV. Group of new officers to attention, holding rifles in front of them. CU. One Officer (new), LV. As Brigadier Alour Meir Amitz (Deputy Chief of Staff) walks towards the new officers and is accompanied by other officers. CU. Brigadier Alour Meir Amitz talking to new officers. CU. Pan as he walks by looking at new officers. CU. Section of crowd looking on. CU. Female Israeli Army type looking on. SV. As Alour Meir Amitz starts to cut off ribbon on new officer's shoulder. CU. Hand with razor blade cutting ribbon. GV. March past in progress. SV. CU. Towards, group of soldiers probably new officers marching past. SCU. Alour Meir Amitz saluting from base. GV. As lorries with soldiers go by trailing artillery (guns). CU. Lorries going past. SV Group of probably relatives, applauding in the crowd. CU. Lorry going by, soldiers with rifles sitting in the back. CU. Base of large gun, soldiers manipulating it. CU. Base, with man turning handle pan to nozzle of very large gun, start to pan. SV. Young soldier being greeted by civilian man and woman probably his parents. CU. Father talking to his son, as seen before.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2846.32
    Media URN:
    82857
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1956
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:06:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:41:00:00 / 01:42:06:00
    Canister:
    UN 2923 G

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