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  • Short Summary

    British fleet in Athens, naval officer laying wreath at war memorial, troops parading.

  • Description

    Athens, Greece. 1946?

    Various shots of British naval cadets boarding a ship. Various shots of British warships in Athens harbour and naval ratings onboard. Line of jeeps and cars driving in courtyard of a building in Athens. They past Greek guards in traditional dress. Naval ratings lined up on square in front of a war memorial. Several cars arriving and officers get out. High ranking British naval officer laying wreath at base of memorial and salutes. Various shots of a British Marine band marching through streets of Athens, crowd applauding from pavement. They are followed by the troops. Officers enter the cars and drive off.

    Neg & Mute.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2349.22
    Media URN:
    66263
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:04:10:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:42:48:00 / 01:46:58:00
    Canister:
    UN 1570 C

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