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  • Short Summary

    Material related to newsreel story "The Army Goes In" - 56/91.

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    Selected originals (offcuts, selected scenes, out-takes, rushes) for story "The Army Goes In" 56/91.

    These cuts consist of the two parts. Fist part is previously unseen footage of the conflict. Second part is the mute duplicate of the newsreel story.

    First part

    SV. Plane being loaded on aircraft carrier with rocket projectiles to attack Egypt, & SV. GV. Plane taking off from aircraft carrier. GV. Helicopter arriving back on aircraft carrier. SV. Believe shot down pilot, comes out of helicopter. CU. Pilot. LV. Helicopter landing on deck. SV. Preparing to get out wounded from helicopter. SV. Wounded soldier on stretcher. SV. Injured soldier walking from helicopter followed by another. SV. Injured being carried away on stretcher. SV. Wounded soldier on stretcher, pan to another. LV. Mass of servicemen standing near hangar entrance on carrier. SV. Wounded on stretcher. GV. Hospital ward in Cyprus containing our wounded that have been brought back from Egypt - wounded in the landings. CU. Private Anthony Smollen with fractured arm. CU. Private Sidney Williams of Newport. SV. Private Dennis Rossell who landed on a mine, talking to a nurse, & CU. SCU. Private George Stanger of Watford. SV. Nurse getting drink for Lieutenant Sandy Cavanagh who was injured by Flack while jumping, & CU.

    This footage ends at time code 01:29:28. Second part of the selected originals starts at 01:29:32 and continues until the end.


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    Selected originals
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:27:52:00 / 01:33:14:00
    56/91 A (Selected Originals)

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