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  • Short Summary

    Celebration of 100th anniversary of the Sahara Troop companies. Algeria.

  • Description

    Unissued / Unused material.

    100th anniversary of foundation of the Sahara Troop companies. Ouargla, Algeria.

    MS camel corps lined up. CU Arab on camel. Various shots Colour and Guard. Charles Brune, Minister of Interior, and others in jeep inspect line of troops. CU Arab. MS officer carrying new Standard to be presented to Saoura Company. MS officers saluting. MS Standard being handed over to the Saoura Company.

    MS French officer on camel, pan up to flag. CU Arab. MS official presenting medal to aged Arab. CU official kissing Arab and shaking hands. LS official watching march past from stand. LS Camel Corps marching past. MS Colour and Guard. LS Corps trotting past. CU French official at salute. MS Colour Party. MS Corps trotting past.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2779.12
    Media URN:
    81694
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1952
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:09:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:21:06:00 / 01:22:15:00
    Canister:
    UN 2483 D

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