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  • Short Summary

    General Harrington and his troops return after 4 years occupation of Constantinople (Istanbul).

  • Description

    Item title reads - General Charles Harrington. Commander in Chief of British Forces in Constantinople (Istanbul) - home again after 4 years occupation of Turkish Capital.Turkey.

    M/S of the ship bringing the troops home. L/S of three officers and a lady. The camera pans across the troops on deck carrying their kit. They start to disembark, C/U of them walking down the ramp. General Harrington walks down the ramp and salutes. He meets the mayor and shakes hands, he stands with other officers and laughs. Soldiers give him three cheers. Various shots of the General talking to two ladies.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    318.19
    Media URN:
    24031
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    18/10/1923
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:38:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:34:49:00 / 01:36:27:00
    Canister:
    G 1024

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