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  • Short Summary

    Peace treaty is signed in Syria.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material - dates and locations unclear or unknown.

    "Ceasefire" in Syria.

    Various shots of Free French General Catroux arriving at British Headquarters in Acre. Shots of him leaving, also after the signing of the Armistice terms with General Sir Henry Maitland Wilson on behalf of the British government. Various shots of General Sir Henry Maitland Wilson seated in a garden of British H.Q. with staff discussing the treaty. M/S "Grand Hotel Casino" which is the British H.Q. L/S Syrian countryside. Several shots of Motorcade of army trucks with accompanying staff cars moving along road. Various shots of British and Syrian soldiers go out into the desert and set about renewing the telegraph wires and getting communications restored.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1659.17
    Media URN:
    60336
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:01:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:46:17:00 / 01:48:18:00
    Canister:
    UN 280 D

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