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    Destroyer in quay, servicemen on board, semiphore signaller.

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    Red Sea and Sinai.

    Documentation on file.

    Aerial view coastline. Aerial view small mountain range. MCU. Soldiers and civilians around very large field gun. LS. Artillery position, with man in foreground in arab dress. LS. Large field gun aiming to sea. CU. Platform with a large field gun in it, camera pans up barrel which is spiked. GV. Gun emplacement, gun firing. GV. Dug-out. LS. Destroyer in quay. GV. of destroyer. CU. Superstructure of destroyer, camera pans to the bow. MCU. Destroyer coming towards and past camera. LS. Another warship in bay. SV. Destroyer. CU. Deck of destroyer, passing camera, and of bow. Various shots rigging of destroyer. MS. Two men - light A.A. Gun, practising with gun. CU. Soldier looking out to sea. CU. BV. of man looking out to sea with binoculars (evening). Various shots of servicemen on board ship. GV. Coastline through the sights of a gun. MCU. Semiphore signaller on destroyer. LS. Two seamen raising flag at stern of destroyer, camera pans up with flag. LS. Coastline.


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    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:35:46:00 / 01:39:55:00
    UN 2923 E

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