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  • Description

    Full title reads: "France and her Troops".

    Morocco.

    VS Shots of French Colonial (North African) Moroccan troops marching and riding past.

    VS of the ruler of Morocco Sultan Sidi Mohammed Ben Youssef arriving to review units of the Moroccan French colonial troops. CU of Sidi Mohammed.

    MS Moroccans kneeling in prayer outside mosque.

    VS of Moroccan troops.

    Good shots of women in Muslim dress (Chador / Yashmak)

    More shots of Moroccan troops on horse back.

    France.

    VS French troops and mules making their way along ice covered French country roads in a snow storm.

    VS of French officer making tour of inspection of French units occupying trenches and gun emplacements in the front line.

    N.B. scratch through parts of item.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    18/04/1940
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    20721
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1041.44
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:52:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:43:33:00 / 01:45:25:00
    Canister:
    40/32
    Sort Number:
    40/032
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    War & Revolution
    WorkSpaces
    debacle debacle Morocco 1930s - 1940s Colonial Recruitment Colonial Recruitment 1940s Morocco/Algeria Morocco
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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