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  • Short Summary

    Military preparations and security measures in Jerusalem following bomb at King David Hotel.

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

    Military preparations and security measures in Jerusalem following bomb at King David Hotel.

    British troops of the Argyle & Sutherland Highlanders erecting barbed wire fences around Municipal and Military Buildings in Jerusalem. British soldiers use a Jeep as a platform to knock pickets into the ground for the wire. Soldiers drink mugs of water. British armoured car patrolling the wire strewn streets.

    Arabs in a queue waiting for buses wave to camera, other Arabs in queue turn their backs on camera. Armoured cars of the 12th Lancers patrol streets of Jerusalem. An Arab Palestine Policeman patrolling the barbed wire fence. An Arab Palestine policeman on sentry duty on the roof of a building. Arab on horse passes wire fence. Arab and Arab woman both riding on the back of a donkey pass barbed wire fence.

    Shot of King David Hotel. British Military policemen check belongings and passes of Arabs. An elevated shot of Jerusalem seen through arches of the Jewish University on the Mount of Olives. Various shots of Jerusalem. Troops stop small car and check its occupants.

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    Film ID:
    2319.06
    Media URN:
    65963
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:04:07:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:12:09:00 / 01:16:16:00
    Canister:
    UN 1513 F

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