• Short Summary

    More incidents on the Israel-Egypt frontier as the UN Secretary General arrives.

  • Description

    Israel. (Lydda)

    SV. Secretary General of United Nations Dag Hammerskjold has stepped down from plane greeted by General Burns, UN Force Commander. SV. General Burns and Dag Hammerskjold surrounded by reporters. LV. Pan, car driving away from plane. SV. Showing wrecked hut, children looking on in foreground. Man carrying small child out. SCU. Man holding small child. SV. Huts with shell marks. SCU. Man putting shutters up against hut. SV. Man picks up piece of corrugated iron to start boarding up wrecked hut. SCU. Officer speaking to a prisoner in Israeli camp. CU. Prisoner speaking. SCU. Another prisoners being questioned. GV. Funeral going on, bearers walking with coffin down between rows of people. SV. Bearers walking with coffin of the sergeant that was killed. Panning to soldiers following behind with wreaths. SV. Massed crowd walking at funeral. SV. The coffin being out onto lorry. FV. Dag Hammerskjold and General Burns walking towards camera. SCU. Dag Hammerskjold and General Burns talking in front of car, & CU.

    (Neg & Dupe.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    573.27
    Media URN:
    31701
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    16/04/1956
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:07:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:46:56:00 / 01:48:03:00
    Canister:
    56/31

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