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  • Short Summary

    Various shots of Robert Lacoste, Resident Minister in Algeria, returning to Algiers and French troops disembarking from the SS Ville de Tunis.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material - dates and locations may be unclear / unknown.

    Algiers, Algeria

    MS Plane taxiing. MS Mr Robert Lacoste (Resident Minister in Algeria) alighting and being greeted by Max Lejeune (Algerian Secretary of Defence) and other officials on his return to Algiers with new emergency powers passed by the French Parliament. (3 shots). LS Evening shot of troop carrier, the SS Ville de Tunis, coming in to dock at Algiers harbour. MS Low angle, French troops at the rails of the ship. MS Reinforcements of French military personnel disembarking and carrying their kit ashore. (5 shots).

    Note: "Date received" on original paperwork reads: 19/03/1956.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2540.21
    Media URN:
    68348
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:28:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:39:39:00 / 01:40:07:00
    Canister:
    UN 2826 C

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