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  • Short Summary

    Churchill inspects troops in Egypt; chiefs of staff attend meeting.

  • Description

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


    Various shots of Prime Minister Winston Churchill inspecting troops with tanks in background. Other officers walk along the lines of soldiers with him; among them are Churchill's daughter Sarah and son Randolph.

    L/S of soldiers marching with pyramids in background.

    Soldiers gather so Churchill can speak to them informally.

    Sherman (and Churchill?) tanks parade past Churchill as he salutes. Churchill gets into a car.

    Shots of Churchill with officers and men in fez hats on the steps of a building (this could be in Turkey?).

    Several shots of high ranking officers or chiefs of staff sitting around a table during a meeting and chatting informally afterwards. Marshal Alan Brooks is among them.

    Note: this footage relates to newsreel story 43/101 - WITH CHURCHILL IN EGYPT. See separate record for details plus UN 851 C and D.

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    Film ID:
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    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:25:09:00 / 01:29:05:00
    UN 851 B

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