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  • Short Summary

    Various shots of the orderly withdrawal of Israeli forces from El Arish under the auspices of General Dayan and Red Cross representative, Dr Gailland.

  • Description

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

    El Arish, Sinai, Egypt

    LS Officials surrounded by crowd approaching camera, in the centre, Chief of the Israeli Staff, General Moshe Dayan. Preparations are taking place for the withdrawal of Israeli forces. MS Red Cross representative, Dr. Gailland chatting with officials, including Arabs. LS Ceremony outside administration building. MS Crowds. LS Armed vehicles moving off and travelling along road. LS Power Station House. Various shots inside town of El Arish. LS Jewish menorah (candelabra) being removed from house of military government. MS Israeli troops using radio equipment. MS Gailland holding press conference in the street. MS Member of the town council explaining how the town was captured. LS Israeli flag being taken from balcony. LS Officials on balcony.

    Note: "Date received" on original paperwork reads: 15/01/1957. (There is a large hair in the gate of the camera throughout.)

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Unissued / unused
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:53:24:00 / 01:56:20:00
    UN 2928 B

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