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  • Short Summary

    60,000 prisoners interned in Island of Narghen

  • Description

    Island of Narghen, location unknown. Possibly Turkey?

    World War One. Prisoners of War on Narghen Island (called 'Prisoner Island'). Tracking Shot of stark looking island with prison barracks-type buildings. Turkish prisoners with walking across pier / bridge; arriving. Prisoners walking around corner of one of the buildings. Turk prisoners going swimming; one man sits on beach watching. CU guys in the water up to necks. Recreation; exercise.

    G 415 B

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    Film ID:
    1864.06
    Media URN:
    71723
    Group:
    Old negatives
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1917
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:09:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:03:29:00 / 01:04:38:00
    Canister:
    ON 041 F

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