• Short Summary

    Troops leave Portsmouth while wives and children return home during Middle East tension.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "To And From The Middle East".

    Portsmouth, Hampshire.

    LV Troops of the Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers marching in front of HMS Victory. (super title). CU Pan, pipe band. SV Inniskilling Fusilier mascot "Bingo" the dog. LV Troops marching toward aircraft carrier. SV Puddle, pan up to carrier. SV HMS Triumph life belt pan to troops. CU Inniskilling Fusilier. CU "Bingo". SV Troops boarding carrier. SV Rifles being handed aboard. SV More troops boarding.

    Intertitle reads: "Liverpool". Liverpool, Merseyside.

    LV 'Empress of Australia' (for super sub.) VS of wives and families of men in the Suez canal zone as they return home. CU Mrs Foulds and baby son, Paul. MV group of women pose for cameras. MV Photographers. SV Mrs Doris Scanley, Mrs Ivy Morgan, and Mrs Jean Eckersley. (l. to r.). MV Wives and children onboard ship looking over rails.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1479.20
    Media URN:
    48314
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    08/11/1951
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:01:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:34:07:00 / 01:35:08:00
    Canister:
    51/90

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