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  • Short Summary

    POWs taken to 'ghost' ship. Soldiers walking across street searching people.

  • Description

    Port Said.

    Documentation on file regarding Egyptians attacking evacuating Anglo/French forces. In answer to Nasser's Radio-Cairo boast that the Egyptian Navy had sunk the French Battleship 'Georges Leygues' a group of Egyptian officers (POWs) are taken for a visit of the new 'ghost' ship the 'Georges Leygues'.

    Various shots of Egyptian officers prisoners of war being taken for a visit of the new "Ghost" ship the "Georges Leygues" in Port Said Harbour. Of them climbing on board ship and looking it over. Various shots of soldiers walking across street, checking surrounding buildings and searching it's inhabitants.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2846.01
    Media URN:
    82826
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1956
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:47:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:00:00 / 01:00:47:00
    Canister:
    UN 2920 H

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