• Short Summary

    British troops arrive in Mediterranean Port having been evacuated from Greece.

  • Description

    Title reads: "British Troops back from Greece".

    Location of events unknown (narrator describes it as "Mediterranean Port")*.

    M/S of troops coming down gangway from a troopship. C/U of the troops taking tea from a table on the quay. Various shots of wounded Yugoslav soldiers coming ashore, some on stretchers, amongst them is ex-Commander in Chief of Yugoslavian Army. Various shots of the British and Anzac troops resting, drinking tea and eating. Pan across the crowded quay with the troopships and warships in the background.

    *Old records suggest it is the British evacuation to Basra from Greece, completed on May 2nd 1941.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1115.24
    Media URN:
    38849
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    22/05/1941
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:54:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:23:57:00 / 01:24:51:00
    Canister:
    41/41

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