• Short Summary

    Sir William Dobbie arrives back in Britain after his retirement as Governor of Malta.

  • Description

    Titles read: "DOBBIE OF MALTA COMES HOME'.

    Home Counties Aerodrome.

    Various shots of Lieutenant General Sir William Dobbie arriving back in Britain on the plane 'Spirit of Tobruk', after his retirement as Governor of Malta (Lord Gort is his successor). He is met by officials and says a few words about how he regrets leaving Malta, and talks of the fine spirit of the people there.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1326.33
    Media URN:
    43838
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    14/05/1942
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:12:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:45:40:00 / 01:46:52:00
    Canister:
    42/39

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