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    Material related to newsreel story "British Evacuation Starts (aka Troops Leave Egypt)" - 56/99.

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    Selected originals (offcuts, selected scenes, out-takes, rushes) for story "British Evacuation Starts (aka Troops Leave Egypt)" - 56/99.

    General Stockwell standing at airport waiting for plane to arrive at Gamil Airport. LV. Plane taxiing in. SV. General Stockwell standing waiting. SV. General Keightley, Allied Commander-in-Chief, steps from plane and is greeted by General Stockwell. SV. Group of officers looking on. CU. General Keightley. CU. General Stockwell. LV. Another plane taxiing in (2 shots). SV. General Burns, UN Force Commander, steps from plane, and is met by other two generals. SCU. General Burns. General Stockwell greeting other UN representatives that came with General Burns. SCU. Group of UN representatives. SV. Keightley, Burns and Stockwell walking away from plane. SV. Pan, group of UN observers. SV. Three generals talking to them. SV. General Burns and General Keightley approaching a jeep. SCU. Three generals in jeep. SV. They drive away, General Stockwell driving. SV. Towards and past, car carrying UN observers following. SV. UN representatives walking across aerodrome (2 shots) CU. UN white car. SV. As UN car drives away followed by jeep.


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    Selected originals
    British Pathé
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    01:48:20:00 / 01:50:20:00
    56/99 Q (Selected Originals)

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