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  • Short Summary

    British Administration in Eritrea comes to an end

  • Description

    Eritrea, Africa

    LS. British troops on parade. LS. Officials and dignitaries arrive for the ceremony. LS. V.I.P.s sitting. LS. British Army band marching through street. LS. People standing on roof and looking out of windows of buildings. LS. Band marching through street. MS. Crowd. LS. Ethiopian troops marching through street. MS. Crowd. LS. British Army band marching through street. MS. Abuna Marcos (Head of the Eritrean Coptic Church) LS. British troops on parade. LS. The Union Jack being hauled down. MS. LS. British soldier presenting the Union Jack to his Commanding Officer. LS. V.I.P's watching the ceremony. LS. The C.I. Col Cox presenting the Union Jack to Chief Administrator Cummings. LS. Shots of the Ethiopian troops standing on parade and the Ethiopian flag being raised LS. Police controlling the crowd. LS. British Army band marching - slow march. LS. V.I.P's. MS. British Army band slow marching past. (Mute Dupe Neg.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2610.23
    Media URN:
    70561
    Group:
    Unissued / unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1952
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:41:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:51:18:00 / 01:53:59:00
    Canister:
    UN 2467 B

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