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  • Short Summary

    French troops find ammunition huts and hidden equipment in Algeria.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused footage - dates and locations may be unclear / unknown.

    French troops search for rebels in Algeria.

    M/S of two French soldiers seated in helicopter. Aerial views of countryside below. Troops jumping out of and running from 'copter. Various shots of troops walking through mountainous countryside.

    Various shots in an Algerian village, where suspects are rounded up. Various shots of troops coming back from search with samples of uniform equipment, caps etc. Troops find the hut where the uniforms are being made and set fire to it. M/S of suspect being searched and his papers being checked.

    C/U of French soldier using walkie-talkie. Various shots as the troops find ammunition huts and hidden equipment, which they proceed to dismantle. Troops meet up with other members of the 51st Infantry Regiment and hand over their prisoners. M/S of troops looking through binoculars. L/S of mountainous area. Various shots as the troops proceed with their search through the mountainous areas.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2548.11
    Media URN:
    68527
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:19:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:36:03:00 / 01:39:22:00
    Canister:
    UN 2844 B

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