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  • Short Summary

    Troops from the Royal Leicesters regiment arrive from the Sudan.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material -

    Famagusta, Cyprus. Troops from the Royal Leicesters regiment arrive from the Sudan.

    Troops of the Leicesters leaving the TLC at Famagusta GV of the troops landing. GV Band of the Inniskillings playing as they land. CU Troops landing. Maj/Gen. Ricketts watches landing. CU CO of the Battalion Lt. Col. Watson DSO. CU Shoulder flash. Various angles on the second TLC (Troop Landing Craft) coming in and the troops landing. GV's as we approach the 'Charlton Star' at anchor. CU Name of ship. Troops coming down gangway on to TLC. Baggage being swung on board landing ship. CU Kitbags. GV of Famagusta as we approach harbour. Troops marching off docks.

    (Lavender.) Old records suggests material dates from around 16/10/1955.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2802.08
    Media URN:
    82167
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1955
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:04:09:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:35:36:00 / 01:39:45:00
    Canister:
    UN 2776 D

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