• Short Summary

    Canadian troops arrive in Cyprus to help with UN peace keeping work.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Cyprus. Canadians Send Troops"


    GV Greek Cypriot Demonstrators carrying placards walking along street CU Placard "English Boycotting UNO". SV Placard "English Soldiers Get Out". GV The marchers going along street. GV Elevated. Another demonstration. Crowds of students and school children marching along street. LV Crowds of demonstrators gathered. CU Banners "English Go Home". SV School children yelling and shouting. LV Pan. British army lorry making its way through the crowd. Couple of stones are thrown at the lorry. SV Banner "Lord Byron turns in his grave".

    LV Sign "Nicosia International Airport.". SV Pan. President Archbishop Makarios arriving back from Greece. LV People watching from balcony. LV Turkish hostages being released from Nicosia Police H.Q. LV As they climb into lorry. SV More hostages coming out. SV As they climb into lorry. GV Pan. The lorries carrying the prisoners from police H.Q.

    GV Aircraft taxi-ing in at Nicosia airport carrying Canadian Troops to help with the United Nations peace keeping in Cyprus. LV Pressmen. LV Canadian Officers coming down stairs from aircraft. LV As troops disembark. CU Shoulder flash "Royal Canadian Army Service Corps." SV Officers talking. GV More soldiers disembark.


  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:18:14:00 / 01:19:48:00

Comments (0)

We always welcome comments and more information about our films.
All posts are reactively checked. Libellous and abusive comments are forbidden.

Add your comment