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  • Short Summary

    Allied troops take over control of the oil refinery at Abadan, Iran.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material - location and dates unclear or unknown.

    Iran.

    VS of desert pipeline with British troops patrolling.

    MS of guard on gate of refinery as British troops pass and enter.

    VS of ships unloading oil cargo in quay. GV Oil refinery in Abadan. MS Two British warships in the harbour.

    MS Two shots of truck with supplies for Russia going over floating bridge.

    VS of Indian troops relaxing and on patrol. Troops get onto ship.

    VS of enemy shipping which has been sunk in the harbour.

    MS of statue of unidentified man.

    VS of occupation forces equipment being loaded onto paddle steamer which then heads down river.

    VS Troops marching into oil refinery, they start to chat with the workers during the peaceful take over.

    VS of Abadan Oil Refinery.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1669.10
    Media URN:
    60403
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:06:46:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:52:32:00 / 01:59:18:00
    Canister:
    UN 288 A

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