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  • Short Summary

    Wavell inspects troops in Egypt - good shots of Egyptian horse troops on patrol in desert.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material -

    Egypt.

    MS Sir Miles Lampson, British Ambassador to Egypt and General Archibald Wavell C-in-C Middle East Forces, inspect British troops in Egypt.

    VS of loyal Egyptian horse cavalry on patrol in desert. They wear army uniforms but Arab style head gear.

    Old record suggests date as around September 1940.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1637.01
    Media URN:
    60293
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:33:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:00:00 / 01:02:33:00
    Canister:
    UN 252 D

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